Native Region: Brazil
Zone Range: 08-10
Preferred Climate: Subtropical
Harvest Date: Tuesday 25 August, 2009
Seed count: 75-100
Beautiful and unusual flowers are produced on tall stems above a neat rosette of large green leaves.This annual grows to 1.5m (5ft). Flowers are superb for cutting.
Sow seed in containers in spring, plant out when all risk of frost has past. Grow in good garden soil in full sun. Plenty of moisture but good drainage is also essential. For maximum freshness, please keep seed refrigerated in its original packaging until it is time to plant.