Delphinium Centurion Sky Blue
Light azure blue flowers with central white bees borne on tall, statuesque plants. Perfect for cottage garden style plantings and lovely for cutting. First year flowering.
Plant Class: Hardy Perennial (HP)
Indoor growing instructions In trays or pots of moist compost. Sow thinly and cover with a fine layer of compost and cover with glass, polythene or propagator lid. Keep at 15-18°C. Germination takes 21-42 days. Remove cover when seedlings appear and transplant singly into 7.5cm pots. Acclimatise plants to outdoor temperatures from late May before transplanting 35cm apart in final flowering position.
Outdoor growing instructions In trays or pots of moist compost. Sow thinly and cover with a fine layer of compost. Firm gently and keep moist. Transplant 35cm apart in final flowering position from September to October.
Tip Protect seedlings and young plants from slugs. Remove faded flower spikes to encourage further flowering.