Bushy, free-flowering plants, like a radiant sun with eye-catching golden yellow and vibrant orange bicoloured blooms. Stunning n containers as well as hot, dry borders, attracting bees and butterflies. Height: 30-45cm (12-18 inches).
Culinary note: The bright coloured flowers can be used as a garnish or in ice cubes to add an extra dimension to summer drinks. For more details about edible flowers click here.
Patio, Alpine & Rockery
Up to 40cm (15.7in)
Up to 30cm (11.8in)
Easy for all
Easy for all
1 Packet (80 Osteospermum Seeds) (TX04246)
Provide a rich, well-drained soil in full sun, spacing plants by 30cm (12in).
Sow seeds February to May in pots or trays of good seed compost. Place in a propagator or warm place, providing an optimum temperature of about 15C (59F). Lightly cover seeds with a very fine sprinkling of vermiculite. After sowing, do not exclude light as this helps germination. Keep the surface of the compost moist but not waterlogged, germination will usually take 10-14 days.
When large enough to handle, transplant seedlings into 7.5cm (3in) pots or trays. Gradually acclimatise plants to cooler conditions for a few weeks before planting out after all risk of frost.
Seeds and garden supplies will normally be delivered within the time period stated against each product as detailed above. 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 delivery charge of £1.95.
Orders which include any other products will incur a delivery charge of £4.95.
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Dainty flowers 2016-07-19
These seeds were easy to grow and produce a fantastic display.
T&M replied on 2016-07-20: Thanks very much for posting your review of these seeds. I'm very pleased that you've been so happy with the results. Hope we can continue to be of service to you in the future. Thank you for your custom.