Lythrum Salicaria Blush 9 cm pot
Lythrum Salicaria Blush also grows well on less moist soil so that you can combine them in the plant border with other perennials that do not like wet feet.
Details Lythrum Salicaria Blush 9 cm pot
- Bee Friendly
- Perennial Plant
- Blooms: July – September
- Flower colour: pink
- Full grown: 1 Year
- Full grown height: 1. 50 – 2 m
- Plant location: sunny
- Plant depth: 10 cm
- Plant spacing: 35 cm
- Hardiness: -15 Celsius
- Preferred soil: Grows in any soil
How to take care of Lythrum Salicaria Blush 9
Lythrum Salicaria Blush 9 are semi evergreen herbaceous perennials that need to be planted in a sunny sheltered location in well-drained slightly acidic soil. You can add some peat to your soil to make it more acidic.
Soak plants on arrival for best results. Water regularly as the soil need to be kept moist, always water the soil around these plants rather than wetting the foliage and flowers this prevents them becoming infected by the powdery mildew fungus.
Apply a light dressing of high potash fertiliser as the buds begin to emerge. They taller ones need staking for support. Remove dead flowers to avoid seeds setting.