Salpiglossis Chocolate Royale
Much sought after cottage garden favourite for dark plant lovers. Related to Petunias, this Salpiglossis has velvety trumpet shaped chocolate blooms with distinctive dark veins. Great late season annual, flowering from mid-summer through to autumn. Sow from Labour Weekend through to mid-December. Transplant into well drained humus rich soil.
Maturity 75 days from transplant.
|OPTIMUM SOIL TEMP FOR GERMINATION||DAYS TO GERMINATION||DISTANCE APART TO PLANT SEEDLINGS||PREFERRED GROWING PERIOD||WHEN TO SOW||NUMBER OF SEEDS PER PACKET||PREFERRED GROWING METHOD||BEST USE|
|18-25||7-14||20cm||15cm||Prefers Full Sun||2.3||40||Border|