These are fantastic packets of colour. The long lasting foliage and flowers are an excellent addition to a summer garden. They are tough and easy to grow.
Full Sun;Half Sun
Well drained, pH 6-7.5
Fertilise with blood and bone or general purpose fertiliser at planting. An annual re-application is all that is necessary.
Depth: 5-8 cm Apart: 20 -30 cm
In cooler climates where there are severe frosts it is necessary to lift and store the rhizome for winter. Store in a ventilated place for a minimum storage time of 10 weeks although they can remain in storage for as long as 8 to 10 months