Aster China Bonita Shell Pink Flower SeedRegular price $5.95
Common Name: Aster China Bonita Shell Pink Flower Seed
Scientific Name: Callistephus chinensis
Life Cycle: Annual
Remarks: New! Highly uniform, healthy, productive plants.
Plant Height: 60 - 80cm
Sewing Depth + Method: Transplant (recommended) 3mm deep 6-8 weeks before the last frost. Heat and reduced day length initiate flowering. Establish plantings early to avoid short stems. Direct seed - After your last frost date and when the soil temperature is 18-21°C. Provide support. Pinching is not required.
Spacing: 15-30cm apart
Position: Full Sun
Days until Germination: 10 - 14 days at 20-21 degrees
Seed to Bloom: 14 weeks
Vase Life: 7-10 days
Harvest: Fresh: Outside ray florets begin to open. Place immediately in water. Dried: When blooms are fully open.
Approx. Number of Seeds: 50
Note: Unfortunately, we cannot ship to WA
SOIL REQUIREMENTS: Fertile, well-drained soil. pH: 5.5-7.5 preferred.