Gomphrena, “QIS Fiery Sunrise Blend” Seeds
Showy is an understatement when it comes to these bright globes of the summer garden. Not only do they sport bold colors, they add unique texture with their papery blooms. The more you cut, the more they bloom. This colorful blend becomes even more vibrant when pollinators discover it! Flowers last up to 2 weeks in the vase and are perfect for drying. Also known as globe amaranth, the tough plants don’t flinch at hot, humid weather or even drought.
Packet contains 25 seeds
When to Sow Outside: 2 to 4 weeks after your average last frost date, when soil has warmed.
When to Start Inside: RECOMMENDED. 6 to 8 weeks before your average last frost. Ideal soil temperature for germination is 60°–65°F. Sow in deep or compostable pots to avoid tap root disturbance when transplanting.
Days to Emerge: 7 – 14 Days
Seed Depth: ¼"
Seed Spacing: A group of 2 to 3 seeds every 8"
Thinning: When 2" tall, thin to 1 every 8"