Moss Rose (Portulaca Grandiflora Sundial mix) 60 seeds (#1926)
Portulaca Sundial Mix's heat loving and drought resistant characteristics make it a superb plant for late Spring and Summer weather.
Sundial Mix features a bright combination of fuchsia, magenta, scarlet, tangerine, gold and cream amidst its green trailing foliage. It blooms repeatedly all summer long.
It has average watering needs so simply water regularly. The Sundial series sets blooms 10-14 days earlier than most varieties.
This annual is an excellent performer that requires very low maintenance. Ideal as bedding plant, for grow in containers, edging, hanging baskets, mixed borders, rock gardens.
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Genus - Portulaca
Species - Grandiflora
Variety - Sundial mix
Common name - Moss Rose
Pre-Treatment - Not-required
Hardiness zones - 3 - 9
Height - 0,15 - 0,20 m
Spread - 0,15 - 0,20 m
Plant type - Annual flower
Exposure - Full Sun
Growth rate - Fast
Soil PH - Neutral, Alkaline
Soil type - Poor, light and porous,well drained
Water requirements - Drought Tolerant, Average Water
Landscape uses - Bedding Plant, Container, Edging, Hanging Basket, Mixed Border, Rock Garden / Wall
Bloom season - June - September
Leaf / Flower color - Green / Mixed
Moss Rose seeds can be directly seeded into your flower garden, or seeded indoors for transplanting later. For growing Mose Rose, an early, indoor start, translates into an earlier bloom.
Sow seeds early in the season and cover lightly with 2mm of fine garden or seed starting soil.
Seeds germination period, requires one to two weeks. For indoor starts, try a seedling germination mat.
Do not set out seedlings until after the last frost date your area. Plants are susceptible to frost. Ideal plant spacing is ten inches apart.
Days to Germination: 10-15