Orlaya (Laceflower) - Key Growing Information
SOWING: Direct seed (recommended) - Cover seeds lightly. Transplant - Sow 4-6 weeks before planting out. Tolerates dry soil.
LIGHT PREFERENCE: Sun.
PLANT HEIGHT: 24-30". May need support.
PLANT SPACING: 9-12".
HARDINESS ZONES: Annual.
HARVEST: Fresh - 80% of the flowers in the umbel are open. Flowers should be crisp white with no hint of pollen shed. Dried - Once seed pods form.
SOIL REQUIREMENTS: Average, well-drained soil. Will tolerate dry soil.
USES: Excellent cut flower. Back of beds and borders.
SCIENTIFIC NAME: Orlaya grandiflora
ALTERNATE NAME: White lace flower