Mexican Paintbrush (Ageratum Mexicanum Pink) 500 seeds (#1693)

Approximately 500 seeds in 0.3g packet.
A very ornamental plan, the flowers are very attractive to butterflies.
A fast-growing Mexican native annual.
Excellent as bedding plants, edgers (along paths, walkways and border fronts) and container plants (hanging baskets, window boxes, urns or other containers). Also effective in rock gardens.
Panicles of pink flowerheads arise from oval, downy leaves in midsummer and continue until frost. They have a soft, fuzzy appearance and attract butterflies.
Grow in full sun to partial shade in fertile, moist but well-drained soil.

Genus - Ageratum
Species - Mexicanum
Variety - Pink
Common name - Mexican Paintbrush
Germination rate - 78%
Pre-Treatment - Not-required
Hardiness zones - 3 - 11
Height - 0,15 - 0,20 m
Spread - 0,15 - 0,30 m
Plant type - Annual Flower
Exposure - Full Sun, partial sun
Growth rate - Fast
Soil PH - Acid, neutral, alkaline
Soil type - Sandy, loamy, clay, prefers well-drained, fertile
Water requirements - Average
Landscape uses - Border, Container, Massing, Rock garden, Specimen
Bloom season - June - October
Leaf / Flower color - Green / Pink

GERMINATION INSTRUCTIONS
Surface sow March-April in a light position in a greenhouse. Do not cover the seed but press into the soil.
Keep moist
The seed usually germinates in 1 - 3 weeks at 20°c.
When large enough to handle, prick the seedlings out and plant them out after the last expected frosts.

Mexican Paintbrush (Ageratum Mexicanum Pink) 500 seeds (#1693)

  • 0.99€
  • Ex Tax: 0.99€
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Tags: Seeds, Flower, Annual, Flower-Herb-Grass, Cemetery, Small, Zone 2-3, Zone 4, Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8, Zone 9, Zone 10-11, Most-Cold-Hardy, Average-Hardy, Average-Hardy, Warm-Climate-Zones, Sow-February, Sow-Marth, Sow-April, Sow-May, Sow-June

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