Common Name: Strawflower Pink + White Mix, Everlasting Daisy, Paper Daisy
Scientific Name: Rhodanthe chlorocephala
Life Cycle: Annual
Remarks: Remarkably, Everlasting Strawflower Pink + White Mix Rhodanthe chlorocephala attract native bees and butterflies. Noteworthy for their long-lasting papery blooms, these Australian Native flowers are a must-have in any garden.
Plant Height: 1m
When: Spring, Summer + Autumn
Sowing Depth + Method: Sow direct or raise seedlings.
Sow the seeds lightly on the surface, press into the soil gently.
Strawflower seeds need light to germinate, make sure they are not buried deeply.
Bottom water or mist to avoid covering seeds.
Spacing: 30-50cm apart
Position: Full Sun
Days until germination: 7-14 day @ 10-20°C
Seed to Bloom: 80 - 90 days
Number of Seeds: 100
Photo Credit to: @le_patch_de_fleurs
Note: WA orders are sent weekly as they require quarantine inspections on arrival to WA
The below is a guide on which months to sow based on your climate