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Mist flower - Ageratum Blue Mink (Approx 1200 seeds)

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Ageratum Blue Mink is an absolute must for any bedding scheme producing large heads of fluffy, pale-blue flowers.

  • Half hardy
  • Easy to care for
  • Prefers full sun
  • Prefers fertile, well drained soil
  • Flowers July to September
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Ageratum Blue Mink is the classic plant for edging a bedding scheme. It is completely smothered in fluffy Wedgwood blue throughout the summer. The delicate little double flowers are produced in clusters. The frothy texture creates an enchanting effect when added to any planting scheme.

These low growing, rounded plants have a height and spread of 20-30cm, and as half hardy annuals they are best planted out after the last frosts.

Sow ageratum on a window sill or in a greenhouse at approx 15-18°C from February to May on the surface of a good seed compost; firm down and keep compost damp but not too wet;  transplant seedlings, spacing them out to 50mm apart;  when established plant out in the ground after all danger of frost has passed.

Average packet contents 1200 seeds.

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Short name Mist flower (Approx 1200 seeds)
Sub title Ageratum Blue Mink
Brand Suttons
Drainage Free draining
Ease of Care Easy
Evergreen/Deciduous Deciduous
Flowering Period July - September
Flower Colour Blue
Foliage colour Green
Fragrance None
Habit Bushy
Hardiness Half hardy annual
Maturity time 12 weeks
Plant Size Seeds
Plant Type Seeds
Height & Spread 23 cm
Rate of growth Germination 7 - 10 days
Required maintenance Do not exclude light or allow to dry out. Plant out in a sunny position after the danger of frost has passed
Season of Interest Summer
Soil Type Well drained
Sun or Shade Full Sun
Water Requirements Water regularly
Where to Plant Greenhouse

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