Flowers Strawflower Apricot/Peach Mix

Apricot/Peach Mix

Strawflower Seed

Product ID: 1574

Profuse bloomers.

Tall, well-branched plants produce double flowers 2-2 1/2" across. Also known as bracted strawflower. Ht. 36-40".
Avg. 48,500 seeds/oz. Packet: 50 seeds.

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Packet

$3.95
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1/8 Ounce

$9.50
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1/2 Ounce

$13.65
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1 Ounce

$26.25
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1/4 Pound

$64.90
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Additional Information

DAYS TO GERMINATION: 7-10 days at 70-75°F (21-24°C).

SOWING: Support may be necessary. Transplant: Sow 6-8 weeks before last frost. Do not cover seed as light is required for germination. Bottom water or mist to avoid covering seeds with displaced soil. Transplant to cell packs or larger containers when the first true leaves appear. Harden off and transplant outside after the danger of frost has passed.
Direct seed: Sow after last frost, only where summers are very long.

GROWING ON: Provide temperatures of 65-70°F (18-21°C) during the day and 60°F (16°C) at night.

LIGHT PREFERENCE: Sun.

SOIL REQUIREMENTS:
Average soil with good drainage.

PLANT SPACING: 10-12".

HARDINESS ZONES: Annual.

HARVEST: Harvesting increases yields.
Fresh or dried: Cut when 2-3 layers of petals have unfolded but before flowers fully open. Hang to dry.

USES: Excellent dried flower. Borders, fillers, and back of beds.

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Quick Facts

Latin Name
Bracteantha bracteata
Days To Maturity
Average number of days from seeding date until ready for harvest.
75 - 85 Days
Life Cycle
Plants are either Annuals (single growing season), Perennials (grows year after year), or Biennials (require two years to mature).
Annual
Hybrid Status
Hybrid: The offspring of a cross between two or more distinct parent lines, usually of same species, and selected for improved traits. Open-pollinated: A non-hybrid variety that can reproduce itself in kind, demonstrating relatively stable traits from one generation to the next.
Open Pollinated
Product Features
Use for Cut Flowers and Bouquets Use for Cut Flowers and Bouquets
Good variety to choose for fresh cut Flowers displays.
Ideal for Drying and Crafts Ideal for Drying and Crafts
Variety is excellent for creating dried Flowers.
Use for Cut Flowers and Bouquets Ideal for Drying and Crafts