COREOPSIS auriculata f. nana 'Elfin Gold'

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COREOPSIS auriculata f. nana 'Elfin Gold'

Maysville Daisy
Select Item No. CA598

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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: Kentucky (USA)
Special Features: Short, compact habit and long season of yellow daisies. Dainty cut flowers, drought resistant.
Historical: Introduced by JELITTO PERENNIAL SEEDS in 2006.
 
Basic Colour: (yellow / gold)
Flower Colour: yellow-orange
Natural Flowering Period: May - September
Flowering: First year flowering
 
Winter Hardiness Zones: Z4 - Z9
Foliage: thick, wide basal foliage, mouse-eared
Growth Habit: compact / low-growing
Height with Flowers: 25 cm
Spacing between Plants: 25 cm
Soil Requirements: dry / well-drained
Location:
Usage: for the rock garden / flowering pot plant
Grams per 1000 seeds: 1.47059 Gram
Seeds per Gram
(does not correspond to the number of plants!):
680
Gram to get 1000 plants
(if sown directly into pots etc. you will need a larger quantity):
5 Gram
Sowing Rates/Trays: 8 per cell
Plug tray recommended size(s): 72 / 128
Sowing Direction:

(16) See 15 with the exception of germination being slower and more irregular. This poses no problems.

(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):
Anytime
Sowing to Germination: 2 - 4 weeks
Germination to Transplant: 4 - 6 weeks
Transplanting to Potting: 6 - 8 weeks
Cutting back at Transplanting: Not Necessary.
Container Size(s): 1 plug per 8/9 cm (3 1/2") / 1-2 plugs per 11/12 cm (4 1/2")
Fertilizer: Medium (150-200 ppm)
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