onewish1's Journal: Pincushion Flower, Mourning Bride, Mournful Widow, Sweet Scabious Black Knight Scabiosa atropurpurea

  • Member: onewish1
  • Journal: 2008 - 2009
  • Category: From Pixie
  • Status: Unknown

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  Mar 4, 2009  
Germination: 10-12 days at 65-70F. Culture: Indoors - 4-6 weeks before last frost. Light aids germination. Transplant out after danger of frost is past. Outdoors - after last frost date. Growing On: 50-55F. in greenhouse. Successive plantings every 2-3 weeks till midsummer give best quality flowers and pods. Light/Soil: Full sun; rich, well-drained soil. Spacing: 9-15". Support required. Use: Cut flower, back of beds, borders. Harvest: Flower almost fully open.

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