Description For Clarkia Mix Seeds
How to grow Clarkia Mix from Seeds:Introduction and Uses: Clarkia is a hardy annual with slender but graceful branches. It is a tall, erect plant with flowers of pastel shades of pink. Foliage is pretty, and the stem is thick with flowers from top to bottom. Blooms are round and fluffy.
The long spikes of flowers are most attractive, and the buds open in water, which makes them very useful as a cut flower. Clarkia is also useful for grouping in clumps, in borders and flower beds. It can be grown as a pot plant.
Botanical Name: Clarkia elegans
Common Name: Clarkia
Plant Origin: California (U.S.A)
Propagation Method: Direct seed sowing
Flowering/ Growing Season: Winter
Sunlight Requirement: Partial sunlight (3-4 hours)
Plant Height: 60-90 cm
Growing Method of Clarkia Mix:
Watering: The plant does not like torrential rains and too much moisture. Light watering twice a week is recommended. Buy watering can online.
Feeding: Fresh compost should be added to soil at the time of planting. Liquid cow dung manure is given every 15 days along with vermicompost.
Plant care: Seedlings are susceptible to ‘Damping off’ disease. Spray fungicides on germinated seedlings.
Bloom time: Flowering commences 7-8 weeks after sowing but lasts long.
|Spacing (Row to Row X Plant to Plant)||20 cm x 20 cm|
|Germination Time||Germination will take place in 10 - 12 days from sowing|
|Fertilizer||Chemicals: Suphala or Urea - 5 g Per Plant. Organic: Neemcake or Vermicompost - 10 g Per Plant.|
|Season of Sowing||Winter|
|Product Weight||Under 10 g to 25 g|
|Product Height||18 cm|
|Product Width||10 cm|
|Product Depth||1 cm|