3 Jun 2013

Cephalaria Gigantea Plants

Although it needs a huge edge, the massive scabious always draws interest with its uncommon 5cm (2in) extensive, primrose yellow-colored, rosette-like blossoms. These usually think about down the guidelines of the wiry arises, providing the flower an casual look that is just right for a bungalow lawn. The flower also looks good at the returning of a big herbaceous edge, among huge plants or trees and shrubs in a combined edge, or in a mild natrual enviroment cleaning. In a well protected place it is self assisting, but in windier landscapes it advantages from a tripod of traditional north and south poles or vegetable north and south poles.

Family: Dipsacaceae
Genus: Cephalaria
Species: gigantea
Plant type: Hardy perennial
Flower colour: Yellow
Foliage colour: Mid-green
Feature: Flowers, Attractive to wildlife
Sun exposure: Full sun, Partial shade
Soil: Well-drained/light, Chalky/alkaline, Moist
Hardiness: Hardy
Skill level: Beginner
Height: 210cm
Spread: 60cm
Time to plant seeds: March to April
Time to divide plants: March to April
Flowering period: June to August


Post a Comment