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Cyclamen persicum grandiflorum 'Victoria'

Florist's Cyclamen, Persian Cyclamen

Tender Perennial

 Customer Rating
One of the most eye-catching. Grown also for cutting when it will last 14 days in water. Height: 23-30cm (9-12in).

Culinary note: The leaves of this plant are used in Mediterranean and eastern cuisine, often filled with rice and meat in a similar way to Greek dolmades. For more details about edible flowers click here.

Ideal For:
conservatory, cut flower garden
Flowering Period:
January, February, March, December
Sowing Months:
January, February, March, September, October, November, December
Position:
sun or semi shade, dappled shade
    • 1 packet (10 cyclamen seeds)

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    • Despatch: Within 1 days
    • £4.99
Sow in trays, pots, etc of good seed compost in a propagator or warm place to maintain an optimum temperature of 55-60F (13-15C). Sowing Depth: 0.25in (6mm). Sow from September to March. Soak for 12 hours before sowing, then seal in a polythene bag and place in darkness until germination which can take 30 + days. Do not exceed the stated temperature.

Transplant when large enough to handle into 7.5cm (3in) pots. Pot up as required.

Grow through summer in a shaded, ventilated area and keep at 10C (50F) during autumn/winter. For windowsill plants grow cool with plenty of fresh air.

Caution: harmful if eaten.
Seeds and garden supplies will normally be delivered within the time period stated against each product as detailed above.

Despatch: Within 24 hours applies to orders placed online from Sunday to Thursday. Orders placed online on Friday or Saturday will be despatched on Monday. Please note that for Bank Holiday weekends, orders placed Friday to Sunday will be despatched on Tuesday.

Plants, bulbs, corms, tubers, shrubs, trees, potatoes etc are delivered at the appropriate time for planting and will be stated on the product page or in your order acknowledgement page and email.


Orders for packets of seed incur a P&P charge of £1.95.
Orders which include any other products will incur a P&P charge of £4.95.
Where an order includes both packets of seeds and other products a maximum P&P charge of £6.90 will apply - regardless of the number of items ordered.


Please see our Delivery / P&P page for further details and details of any surcharges that may apply to certain destinations.

Reviews
  1. Germination rates

    By David Thornton 19-02-2012

    Folowed instructions and got good crop of seedlings. Very pleased

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