Nemesia 'Karoo Dark Blue'

Rich purple-blue flowered nemesia, reminiscent of the colour of salvias, which grows to form compact, densely-packed and flowery domes. More
5 rooted cuttings 190630-5 £8.95 Delivery mid March
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10 rooted cuttings 190630-10 £16.95 Delivery mid March
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3 x 9cm plants 190630-3 £12.50 Delivery mid April
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Rich purple-blue flowered nemesia, reminiscent of the colour of salvias, which grows to form compact, densely-packed and flowery domes. Ideal for any living table centre or middle-sized container.

Genus Nemesia
Variety Karoo Dark Blue
Type Tender Perennial
Common Name Nemesia
Border Position Container, Front
Soil Type Acid, Fertile, Neutral, Sandy
Scent Unscented
Site Full Sun, Part Shade, Shelter
Moisture Moist but Well-drained, Well-drained
Height 30cm (12in)
Spacing 35cm (14in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Prefers a well-drained soil, enriched with organic matter or grow in containers. Plant straight out into containers or pot on into 9cm (3-4in) pots to grow on. Keep frost-free until mid to late May and gradually acclimatise plants to outdoor conditions for 7-10 days before placing in their final positions.
Care Tips Water freely in dry weather to maintain flower production and feed once a fortnight with a liquid feed (such as tomato fertiliser), or incorporate a granular feed into the potting mix when planting. Pinch out growing tips to promote bushy growth. May survive the winter in milder areas otherwise nemesia are best kept frost-free.
Flowering June - September
Harvesting Flower production: up to 4 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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Nemesia 'Karoo Dark Blue' reviews

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Reviewed 21st November 2018 by Kathryn

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Reviewed 13th September 2018 by Linda

Flowered all summer still flowering