Consolida ambigua 'Giant Imperial Mixed'
In this mix
|Sow Under Cover|
- Hardy Annual
- Cutting Garden
- Broad Tolerance
- June - October, 14-16 weeks after sowing. Autumn sowings will flower earlier the following spring
- 90cm (36in)
- Common name
- Full Sun
- 30cm (12in)
- Germination can be better if seed pack is placed in freezer for one week before sowing. Sow inside February-April and lightly cover with vermiculite, or direct sow April-May and/or late August-September.
Annual delphiniums which flower longer and harder than the perennial forms. This is one of the best varieties with dense flower spikes in a brilliant range of colours. It makes a good cut flower with an excellent vase life, looking good for 10 days.
Please note: Harmful if eaten.
Plant in full sun with good drainage. Space plants to aid air circulation and help prevent problems with mildew. Plant in groups of 3 or more. Stake plants and give a liquid feed during growth period. Deadhead to prolong flowering.