|Main use|| ||Perennials|| |
|Propagation unit|| || Vegetative|| |
|Pot size|| || 13-15cm, 1-2L, 16-19cm, 3-4L|| |
|Plants per pot|| ||One|| |
|Sun exposure|| ||Sun or partial shade|| |
|Water requirements|| ||Reduced|| |
|Bloom Time|| || Spring, Summer|| |
|Planting time|| ||Late summer to early spring|| |
|Crop time|| ||10-14 weeks|| |
|Growing temperatures|| ||Min. temperature for active growth: 12ºC at night, 16ºC at day. Can be over wintered in non-heated greenhouses.|| |
|Hardiness zone (USA)|| ||Z8-10|| |
|Pinching|| ||1-2 times for better branching|| |
|Growth regulators|| ||No need|| |
DescriptionThis compact base branched perennial has large light yellow flowers. Its pointed, silvery green leaves make an impressive plant even in non-flowering season. It grows up to 80cm (32") high and spreads to 40cm (16") in diameter. This plant is native to Europe and North Africa.
Point of Sale
'Humpty Dumpty' is a handsome and easy to grow perennial. It is ideal for growing in containers.