JASIONE montana f. alba 'White Delight'

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JASIONE montana f. alba 'White Delight'

White Sheep's Bit
Select Item No. JA018

Quantitative Restriction

1 Portion contains 20-250 seeds depending on value and size.
Please switch to gram for larger quantities.

Plant Description

Life Cycle: Biennial
Family: Campanulaceae
Origin: Selection. Europe: sandy grasslands, lime-free, rocky areas.
Special Features: Floriferous, dense cushion forming. Preferably slightly acidic, sandy soils. But also easy to cultivate as a pot plant in standard substrate. Evergreen in the winter. Long flowering period.
Historical: Introduced by JELITTO PERENNIAL SEEDS in 2016.
Basic Colour: (white / cream)
Flower Colour: brilliant white
Natural Flowering Period: July - September
Flowering: Second year flowering
Winter Hardiness Zones: Z5 - Z8
Foliage: linear-lanceolate with slightly serrated, undulate leaf margins
Growth Habit: rosettes-forming / evergreen / wintergreen
Height with Flowers: 15 cm
Spacing between Plants: 20 cm
Soil Requirements: dry / sandy / well-drained / average / poor, lean / warm
Characteristics: groundcover
Usage: honey-bee food plant / for the rock garden
Portion weight: 0.004 Gram
Grams per 1000 seeds: 0.02222 Gram
Seeds per Gram
(does not correspond to the number of plants!):
Gram to get 1000 plants
(if sown directly into pots etc. you will need a larger quantity):
0.1 Gram
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):
Sowing Time Hint: Winter annual plant. Best sowing in early summer.
Container Size(s): 1 plug per 8/9 cm (3 1/2")
Fertilizer: Light (100-150 ppm)
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