China Aster Royal Purple Mix Callistephus chinensis
This giant beauty produces a bumper crop of large quill-petaled flowers that ride atop long, strong stems. The unusual mix of frosted royal purple blooms resemble sea anemones and are often referred to as tiger paw asters. A must grow novelty, these eye-catching blooms look like they belong in the ocean and are a favorite with everyone who visits our farm.
Details: Plant type: annual Height: 28-32” Site: full sun Days to maturity: 110-120 days Plant spacing: 9-12” 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.
Harvesting/Vase Life: Harvest when the outer petals on the flowers begin to open. Immediately after harvest, strip foliage off the lower half of the stem and place into water. With flower food, expect a vase life of up to 2 weeks.
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