Diascia Collection

Often flowering all summer and autumn, this mix of soft apricot, ruby pink and white is fabulous bursting from containers and baskets, or planted along a path or front of border. More
9 x 9cm plants 511559-9 £37.50 Delivery early April
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Often flowering all summer and autumn, this mix of soft apricot, ruby pink and white is fabulous bursting from containers and baskets, or planted along a path or front of border. These are three of the best perennial diascias around.

This collection contains 3 plants each of:
  • Diascia barberae 'Ruby Field'
  • Diascia barberae 'Blackthorn Apricot'
  • Diascia 'Divara Blush'
Genus Diascia
Group/Species barberae, integerrima
Variety Blackthorn Apricot, Divara Blush, Ruby Field
Type Hardy Perennial, Tender Perennial
Common Name Twinspur
Border Position Container, Front
Soil Type Acid, Alkaline, Chalky, Clay, Fertile, Neutral, Sandy
Site Full Sun
Moisture Moist but well-drained
Height 20-25cm (8-10in)
Spacing 30-50cm (12-20in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Prefers a moist but well-drained soil in a sunny spot. Sprinkle mycorrhizal fungi (Rootgrow) into the base of the planting hole and water well after planting. May also be grown in a container.
Care Tips Blackthorn Apricot' and 'Ruby Field' are frost hardy but 'Divara Blush' is perennial if protected from winter frosts. Keep deadheading and cut back after each flush of flowers to encourage more blooms and maintain a compact shape. Apply a regular liquid feed during the growing season if growing in a container. Protct from slugs and snails.
Flowering June - October
Harvesting Flower production: 5 months
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
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