Pincushion Flower Fata Morgana
Pincushion 'Fata Morgana'
This uniquely colored pincushion variety is an exciting new introduction from the Netherlands. Delicate, button-like flowers are a lovely blend of blush and buttercream and I’m positive they’ll be on every floral designer’s must have list in the coming season. In addition to being a fantastically productive cut flower, this darling is loved by bees and butterflies too.
Plant type: annual
Site: full sun
Days to maturity: 90-100 days
Plant spacing: 12”
Pinch: not necessary
Approx seeds per packet: 50
How to Grow:
Start seed indoors in trays 6-8 weeks before last frost; transplant out after all danger of frost has passed.
For longest vase life flowers should be harvested when they are still in the bud stage or just partially open. Fresh flowers will last 7-10 days in the vase and flower preservative is recommended.
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