Moss Rose (Portulaca Grandiflora mix) 1000 seeds (#2214)
Annual plant with decorative multicolored flowers of red, pink, yellow and white.
Used for borders, flower beds, small walls, rock gardens and balcony boxes. Requires light, warm, well-drained soil. Sunny position.
Approximately 1000 seeds in 0.5g packet.
Genus - Portulaca
Species - Grandiflora
Variety - mix
Common name - Moss Rose
Pre-Treatment - Not-required
Hardiness zones - 3 - 9
Height - 0,15 - 0,20 m
Spread - 0,15 - 0,25 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 - July - 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 Moss 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