Ammobium - Key Growing Information

Ammobium, also known as winged everlasting, at an appropriate stage for cutting.
DAYS TO GERMINATION: 4-8 days at 65-70°F (18-21°C)

SOWING: Transplant (recommended) - Sow 6-8 weeks before the last frost. Cover seed lightly.

LIGHT PREFERENCE: Sun.

PLANT HEIGHT: 20-26".

PLANT SPACING: 6-9".

HARDINESS ZONES: Zones 9-10.

HARVEST: Fresh or Dried - Cut before yellow centers show when flowers are half opened. Hang to dry. Blooms continue to open as they dry.

USES: Excellent cut or dried flower. Beds and borders.

SOIL REQUIREMENTS: Light well-drained soil with a pH of 5.5-6.5.

SCIENTIFIC NAME:Ammobium alatum

ALTERNATE NAME:Winged everlasting