Aurantiaca Hybrids (Dimorphotheca)
Latin Name: Dimorphotheca
Item #: 890
African Daisy Approx. 10.000 seeds per oz. /28 gr.; Annual 12 in/31 cm
GREENHOUSE: Sow Mar. 15th 1/4 in./ 6 mm. deep, fairly thinly - seeds are rather large, and resemble Parsnip seed. Vary soil temp. between 55 - 60°F/ 13 - 16°C for 7 days. Keep seed flat in complete darkness for a proper germination.
HOMEGARDEN: Sow outdoors 1/4 in/ 6 mm deep in early May - cover seed. Thin plants out to 6 or 8 in/15 or 20 cm apart. This is a tropical hot weather plant - so make sure you choose a hot, sunny area, with sandy, well drained soil.