Lightly cover 1/8"
Seed To Bloom:
Start indoors 6 weeks before setting out after last frost. Keep at 70-75°F.
Direct sow about 2 weeks after last frost, when soil has warmed.
PLACEMENT & CULTIVATION
This rare gem couples electric green fleshy leaves with opulent sprays of magenta round seed pods on airy panicles. A posh addition to large containers, rock gardens, and along dry garden paths in the cottage garden, where it continues to look fabulous all summer with little attention. Self-sows.
Drought tolerant once established. Water during dry spells.
Not particular about soil pH.
If soil is poor, mix in a few inches of compost prior to planting.
Diseases & Pests:
No major pests or diseases.
When to Cut for Bouquets:
Harvest when seed pods develop.