Height: 4 feet
Position: Full Sun
Ideal For: Border, Cut Flower
Aftercare: Easy Description
New & Exclusive 2008
Attractive, tall, feathery spikes of cream and biscuit shades willgently ruffle in the slightest breeze. Quick and easy to grow, addingheight and interest to summer displays right through to the autumn, orused as an intriguing cut flower.
Height 90-120cm (36-48 inches)Sowing Instructions
SowFebruary to March onto the surface of a good, free-draining, damp, seedcompost and lightly cover the seed with fine grade vermiculite. Placethe seed container in a warm place at a daytime temperature of20-25C(68-77F) and allow this to be reduced slightly overnight to aidgermination. Germination usually takes 3-15 days. Do not exclude lightat any stage as this helps germination.Growing Instructions
Transplantseedlings, when large enough to handle into 7.5cm (3 inch) pots.Gradually acclimatise plants to cooler conditions for a few weeksbefore planting out after all risk of frost, 30cm (12 inches) apart.