Delphinium elatum – New Zealand Hybrid Mix


Delphinium elatum – New Zealand Hybrid Mix

If you have the room in your house and you like a stately cut flower, then these are a great choice. In a wide range of colours with strong stems, vigorous growth and good winter hardiness. I sowed mine back in 2010 and they are still going very strong.

Plant type: perennial

Site: full sun and fertile soil

Height: 120-160cm

Plant Spacing: 30cm

Sown to grown: 20 weeks

Min. seeds per packet: 30 seeds

Growing tips: Water and feed well, provide strong support and cut back after first flush in June for a second crop of flowers in September, these will be smaller and useful for centrepieces and bouquets.

Harvesting/Arranging tips: pick when three quarters of the florets are open, cut again under water in a deep bucket to prevent air pockets and leave to condition away from other flowers.

Vase life: 7 days

Cost: £4.00

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