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|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||
10" / 24" / 12"
|Most Active Growing Season|
Very good drainage and mineral soil.
5.8 – 7.2
75 – 100 ppm
Dormant in winter.
Dry completely between waterings.
Low to moderate needs in the garden. Requires good drainage.
Forms a low spreading mound with blue gray leaves (tinted purple in summer) and pink buds to rose pink flowers.
Edging, mass planting, mixed beds, borders, dry garden.
|Finish Time to 4"||
8 – 10 weeks
Obligate long day plant. Pinch 1 week after transplant. Grow with 60°-65° F nights, 75°-80° F days. Provide night interruption or day length extension to force flowering under natural short days. Supplemental lighting during cloudy days has proven beneficial for flower production. AVOID CHEMICAL SPRAYS.
The bluest S. telephium you’ve ever seen. You will be very pleased with its lovely oblong, blue-grey leaves that tint purple in summer, its low mounding habit, and its amazing crown-formation. Additionally, it displays lovely rose pink flowers in late summer. Enjoy!
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