Soil: Well drained
Zones: 8, 9, 10
Height: 48 inches
Germination: Experience Useful
Aftercare: Care and Understanding
Ideal for: Bedding, Border
Native of the Canary Islands.
||January to June.
Sow in trays, pots, etc of good seed compost in a propagator or warm place to maintain an optimum temperature of 65-70F (18-20C). Germination usually takes 21-60 days.
Transplant seedlings when large enough to handle. Harden off and plant out when all risk of frost has passed 30cm (12in) apart.
Prefers a well drained soil in full sun.