Ursinia (Ursinia Anthemoides) 50 seeds (#1489)
Approximately 50 seeds in 0,1g packet.
Masses of shimmering, gold orange blooms, each with a beautifully contrasting mahogany ring, are produced on compact mounded plants, a great choice for the front of borders and patio containers.
Fast and easy growing amazing annual flower. It quickly explodes into a mass of sunny, golden blooms that last for months. With a rich, shiny maroon ring encircling the central golden eye, the 6-8 cm flowers are eye-fetching held atop the rich green mound of ferny foliage.
Combine this high performance annual with gentian blue Anagallis monellii for striking color contrast.
Heat & drought tolerant once established, Ursinia anthemoides will easily self-sow for many return engagements.
Excellent in a container.
Grows well in rich, well-drained soil for best show. Remove dead heads to prolong flowering.
Genus - Ursinia
Species - Anthemoides
Common name - Ursinia
Germination rate - 76%
Pre-Treatment - Not-required
Hardiness zones - 3 - 11
Height - 0,30 m
Spread - 0,30 m
Plant type - Annual Flower
Exposure - Full Sun
Growth rate - Fast
Soil PH - Acid, neutral, alkaline
Soil type - Rich, well drained
Water requirements - Average
Landscape uses - For hot, sunny borders, rock gardens
Bloom season - June - September
Leaf / Flower color - Green / Orange gloden
Sow seeds from February to April in trays of seed compost indoors.
Sow thinly, cover with fine layer of compost. Firm gently and keep moist until germination.
Keep at approx +15-20C.
Seeds germinate in 14-21 days.
Remove cover then seedlings appear.
- Stock: 15
- Brand: W. Legutko (Lenkija / Poland)
- Model ID: #1489