BOLTONIA decurrens

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BOLTONIA decurrens

Winged False Aster, Clasping Leaf Doll's Daisy
Select Item No. BA055

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One Portion is usually sufficient for approx. 50 plants.
Please switch to gram for larger quantities.



Plant Description

Life Cycle: Perennial
Family: Asteraceae
Origin: Illinois, Missouri (USA)
Special Features: An interesting stand-alone accent plant or can be naturalized. Soft pink flower umbels.
 
Basic Colour: (pink / salmon)
Flower Colour: soft pink to white
Natural Flowering Period: August - October
 
Winter Hardiness Zones: Z5 - Z8
Foliage: clasping oval-shaped leaves look like wings
Growth Habit: erect
Height with Flowers: 160 cm
Spacing between Plants: 120 cm
Soil Requirements: moist
Location:
Characteristics: solitary plant
Usage: suitable for cutting
Grams per 1000 seeds: 0.15152 Gram
Seeds per Gram
(does not correspond to the number of plants!):
6600
Gram to get 1000 plants
(if sown directly into pots etc. you will need a larger quantity):
1 Gram
Sowing Rates/Trays: 6 - 7 per cell
Plug tray recommended size(s): 72 / 128
Sowing Direction:

(15) Rapidly germinating, keep seed in constant moisture (not wet) with temperatures of about +20°C [68°F]. Seeds must be covered thinly. Do not cover very small seeds, but tightly press into the earth. Keep in cooler conditions after germination occurs.

Best Sowing Date
(northern Hemisphere, Field condition):
late autumn - early spring
Sowing to Germination: 4 - 6 weeks
Germination to Transplant: 4 - 6 weeks
Transplanting to Potting: 6 - 8 weeks
Cutting back at Transplanting: Cut-back once to keep more compact.
Container Size(s): 1-2 plugs per 11/12 cm (4 1/2") / 2-3 plugs per 15 cm (6")
Vernalization: Some flowering will occur the first year without vernalization, but improved flowering will occur the 2nd year; and 3-10 weeks of cool temperatures might benefit fuller flowering in the first year.
Forcing: This species is not a suitable candidate for forcing.
Fertilizer: Medium (150-200 ppm)
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