Mr Fothergill’s Pansy Mr F’s Early Mixed F1 Seeds
€4.25 “Price excl. VAT: €3.74”
Splash of early colour. Often referred to as ‘winter pansies’, our own great value F1 mix has a riot of many ‘self’ and blotched colours. Treat as HHA.
Height: 15 cm/6-inch
Plant Class: Hardy Perennial (HP)
Habit: Dwarf Ground Cover.
Useful Information: Suitable for hanging baskets; Suitable for containers; Partial shade
Sow indoors, April-July, to flower the same year, 0.5 cm (1/4-inch) deep, in a tray of compost. Water well and place in a cold frame or greenhouse. Seedlings usually appear in 14-28 days. Keep moist. Transplant to other trays, 5 cm (2-inch) apart, when large enough to handle. Always hold by a leaf, never by the stem. Gradually accustom young plants to outside conditions, before planting out to flowering positions in well-drained soil, August-October, 20 cm (8-inch) apart. Or, sow thinly, outdoors, May-July, in a seed bed, into finely-prepared, well-drained soil, which has already been watered. Thin seedlings to 5 cm (2-inch) apart, before planting out, August-October, to flowering positions. Flowers: October to June.
Hints and Tips: Remove dead heads to prolong the flowering season. Plants will not stay in bloom if the winter is severe, but will restart when conditions improve.
Availability: 3 in stock