Latin Name: Catanache caerulea
Item #: 791
Suitable for Cutting:
CATANANCHE (Cupid's Dart)
Perennial Approx. 8, 000 seeds per oz/28 g
CULTURE: Sow March 15th, cover seeds lightly. Germinate at 72°F/22°C for about 10 days. Grow plants cool at 55°F/13°C. Can be sold green in paks about 13-15 weeks from sowing. Prefers humus-rich, well drained soil. Suitable for areas in full sun or light shade. Will tolerate alkaline soils but may be short lived in heavy clay soils. Winter-indoor seeding will produce bloom the first summer. The attractive blue flowers can be used fresh or dried as an everlasting.