Vigorously growing perennials suitable for naturalizing. Belonging to the Teasel family, Dipsacaeae, they are native to Europe.
They are easily propagated by digging and separating existing plants or by sowing seed. Seeds should be sown in pots, trays or a bed prepared with a soiless medium (1 part sand to 1 part sphagnum peat moss is fine) and covered lightly. The medium should be kept moist, but not soggy at about 70F. WHen seedlings reach a height of 2 inches, they should be transplanted to larger containers or directly outdoors, if the outdoor temperatures remain above 55F.
Giant Tartar - Cephalaria giantea tatarica - Tall erect stems and bright yellow blooms. Very impressive plant. Good for borders or naturalizing. Full sun Height: 60 inches Hardy to -30F (-34.4C)
|#5733 Packet $6.50 Approximately 20 seeds||
Back to VARIETY INDEX Terms HOME
you have arrived in someone else's frame, or can not see all of the
information available on richfarmgarden.com Click on logo to enter from