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Platycodon Balloon Flower Mix

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Platycodon – Balloon Flower Mix     bee butterfly graphic

Approximate Seed Quantity: 50

Easy to grow and very attractive with its silvery-green foliage and balloon like flower buds which open to reveal their delicately veined 5cm blooms in a lovely mix of shades. Will display all summer through to autumn. Hardy Perennial. Download sowing guide

  • Sow January to April in well drained seed compost
  • Gently press seeds into growing medium but do not cover as light is required to aid germination
  • Optimum temperature: 15-20°C
  • Days to germination: 7-14
  • Transplant to 7.5cm pots when large enough to handle
  • Gradually acclimatise to outdoor conditions and plant out once all danger of frost has passed
  • Plant spacing: 20cm
  • Soil: Moist but well drained
  • Light: Full or partial sun
  • Can flower the first year from an early sowing