Doellingeria umbellata (30)
Hoogte: 160 cm.
Winterhard in: zones 3-9 (-25C)
Langbloeiende weideplant met grote trossen witte, aster-achtige bloemetjes die insecten lokken.
Zaai-instructies: Zaai in herfst en zet buiten. Kiemt (onregelmatig) in lente. Lichtkiemer.
Plant-instructies: Arme grond. Zon/halfschaduw.
Description: A long blooming meadow aster with large clusters of yellow-centered white flowers. Attracts numerous butterfly and bee species. Birds relish the seeds in fall and winter.
Height: 160 cm.
Hardy in: zones 3-9 (-25 Celsius)
Sowing instructions: Wintersowing is best. If that is not possible: Sow in trays, pots, etc of good seed compost in a propagator or warm place to maintain an optimum temperature of 15-18C. Sow in well drained compost, just covering the seed with compost. Germination can be slow and erratic. After sowing, seal container in a polythene bag and leave at 15-18C for 2 weeks, then place in a refrigerator (not freezer) for 3-6 weeks. After this, return to the recommended germination temperature, if germination does not occur in 6-10 weeks, return to the fridge for a further 3-6 weeks. Examine regularly whilst in the fridge and remove immediately the seeds show signs of germinating.
Planting instructions: Poor soil. Sun or partial shade.