AGERATUM Blue Mink
PLEASE NOTE: This is a seed packet
A compact plant bearing powder-blue flowers. Bushy, compact, uniform plants excellent for bedding and edging. Remove spent blooms.
Sow late winter to mid spring at 15C (60F) in a good seed compost. Sow seed on surface of compost and gently firm down compost. Keep soil damp but not wet. Do not exclude light. Germination usually takes 10-15 days.
When seedlings are large enough to handle, transplant and grow in cooler conditions. Gradually acclimatise to outdoor conditions for 1-15 days before planting out after all risk of frost, 15-3cm (6-12in) apart in a sunny spot in good garden soil.
Remove faded flower heads regularly to prolong the period of blooming.
Position: Full Sun
Half Hardy Annual
|Flower / Harvest||
July, August, September
February, March, April