Growing Calendar for Pinks Cottager Mix
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These old fashioned pinks, with their heavy perfume, will delight you in early summer for many years. The double and semi double blooms are long lasting cut flowers.
Sowing Indoors: Almost fill a seed tray with moist seed compost. Sow seeds thinly over the surface, DO NOT cover. Place in warmth 18-22 Deg- C 64- 72 Deg –F
Growing on: Keep seedlings in a light position, but shade from bright sunlight. When large enough to handle, transplant 5cm (2in) apart into trays of potting compost.
Hardening off/ Planting out Gradually accustom plants to outside conditions for 2-3 weeks before planting out when danger of frost has passed. Allow 20-30cm (8-12in) between plants.
Special note: Sowings mad Aug- Oct should be kept in a frost- free place during winter, before planting out the following spring.
Flowering Time: May- July
Planted a tray n these didn't take long to come up x
This is really rewarding as you get tons of potential plants for great value. You can keep seeds for a long time- even buying them out of season and waiting until the appropriate time of year. Read our guide on how to get successful flowers from seed.
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We despatch our fresh, nursery-grown live plants (including vegetables, trees and flowers) when they are at a stage of growth ready for you, the customer, to plant on at home.
The delivery period shown on your order confirmation indicates when you can expect to receive your order and we will endeavour to despatch your plants in this period within 7-14 days