Aster China Matsumoto Apricot Flower | x 50 seeds
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Common Name: Aster China Matsumoto Apricot Flower Seed
Scientific Name: Callistephus chinensis
Life Cycle: Annual
Remarks: New! Abundant peachy apricot blooms.
Sowing 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 soil temperature is 18-21°C. Provide support. Pinching is not required.
Requires fertile, well-drained soil. pH: 5.5-7.5 preferred.
Spacing: 15-30cm apart
Position: Full Sun
Days until Germination: 10 - 14 days @ 21-22°C
Seed to Bloom: 14 weeks
Vase Life: 7-10 days
Fresh: Outside ray florets begin to open. Place immediately in water.
Dried: When blooms are fully open.
Approx. Number of Seeds: 50
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When to Sow in your climate
The below is a guide on which months to sow based on your climate