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Ageratum Seeds - Timeless Mix

Ageratum Seeds - Timeless Mix
Sales price £1.99
Description

Average Packet Content 450 seeds

A unique mixture of taller ageratums, with a wide colour range from pink and lavender through to purple, white and blue, and a long flowering period. Ideal for bedding. HHA - Half hardy annual. Height 50cm (20").

Sow in a propagator on a windowsill or in a greenhouse at approximately 15-18°C (60-65°F) pressing the seed lightly onto a good quality, finely sieved, moist compost. Do not exclude light or allow to dry out. Germination 10-14 days. Transplant seedlings spacing them out 5cm (2") apart in trays and grow on. Plant out 38cm (15") apart in a sunny position after the danger of frost has passed. Ageratum has an interesting method of protecting itself against insect attack. It produces a chemical which can cause sterility in the insect pests.