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Isotoma axillaris 'Gemini Blue'

I love the isotomas with their starry flowers and soft scents, particularly this one, with its flowering stretch of up to six months.
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5 seedlings

10 seedlings

3 x 9cm pots

50 seeds

Delivery:

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sow Under Cover
Direct Sow/ Plant Out
Flowers/ Harvest

Details:

Type
Perennial (grown as an annual)
Position
Container Garden
Soil
Broad Tolerance
Flowers
May - October
Height
30cm (12in)
Group/Species
axillaris
Common name
Blue Star Creeper
Moisture
Moist but Well-drained
Aspect
Full Sun
Spread
30cm (12in)
Cultivation
Sow seed on the surface of moist compost under cover in spring. Pot up and grow on until they can be planted outside after the last frosts.

Description

I love the isotomas with their starry flowers and soft scents, particularly this one, with its flowering stretch of up to six months.

Care Tips

Remove dead flowers as they fade. If growing in containers, feed regularly. Plants can be brought into the glasshouse in winter and may reflower the following year. Cuttings can also be taken.