GENTIANA ASCLEPIADEA 'WHITETHROAT'

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GENTIANA ASCLEPIADEA 'WHITETHROAT'

$3.52 / packet

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Description

Stunning late summer blooms from August until October when most other colour has gone. The choice bicoloured form. Aptly named with pure white-throated blue trumpets spaced up graceful arching srems.

Sowing Advice

Seeds can be sown at any time but are best sown in winter or early spring to benefit from a cold spell in the wet compost to break their dormancy. We advise covering seeds very thinly with sand or fine grit to about the depth of the seed size. If the seeds do not come up within 6 to 12 weeks the damp seed tray can be given cold treatment in a fridge for about four weeks. They may still take very many months to appear, so please never discard the pot or tray.

Key Facts

Family:Gentianaceae

Classification:Hardy perennial

Height:45cm

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