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Xerochrysum bracteatum

A delightful mix of super dwarf strawflowers!  At most plants reach 12-18", being very compact and profuse in flowers all summer long. Color range from pinks, to purples, yellows and oranges.  These everlasting flowers are dry on the plant and make cute mini cutflower arrangements.  Easy to grow and drought tolerant, these make excellent mounding border flowers. 

How to grow it:

Germ Temp

Indoor Start

Germ Days

Frost Tolerant

Sun

Seed Depth

Plant/Row Spacing

70

Not rec.

7-14 d.

Light

Full to part

1/8”

12”/12”


We prefer to direct sow around the last frost date. Cover lightly with a scant amount of soil. Thin to 12" between plants. Or, get a head start by sowing indoors 4 weeks prior to last frost date. Tolerates a wide variety of conditions from shade to full sun, but prefers well-drained soil.


Seed specs:  Packet size: 100 min.