Blue Planet Ageratum Seeds

#1402
Availability: In Stock
Long-lasting blooms like tiny explosions are out of this world in gardens or containers, and especially planted in mass. This tall ageratum branches without being pinched back and flowers prolifically. Accents well with bright white flowers in the garden bed or in bouquets. Attracts pollinators and beneficial insects. Rabbit and deer resistant.
$2.99 30 seeds

Botanical Name: Ageratum houstonianum (hybrid)

Family: Asteraceae

Native: Southern Mexico, Belize, and Honduras

Hardiness: Annual

Plant Dimensions: 24"–30" tall, 8"–12" wide

Variety Information: ½" bluish-purple pom-pom-like flowers with feathery petals borne in clusters.

Exposure: Full sun to part shade

Bloom Time: Summer to frost

Attributes: Attracts Pollinators, Cut Flower, Deer Resistant

When to Sow Outside: Not recommended except for very mild climates, 2 to 4 weeks after your average last frost date.

Days to Emerge: 7–10 days

Seed Depth: Press seed into soil surface

Seed Spacing: A group of 3 seeds every 12"

Thinning: When 2" tall, thin to 1 every 12"