China Aster Callistephus chinensis

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Botanical Name:

Callistephus chinensis

Family:

Asteraceae

Genus:

Callistephus

Species:

chinensis

Common Name:

China Aster

Lot#:
080192
Seeds Per Pound:
213,380
Quantity:
3.19 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
106
Germination:
91%
Germination Test Type:
Cut
Purity:
99%
Height:
12-24 inches
Collection Locale:
Oregon
Crop Year:
2008
In Stock: 3.19 lb
Prices
  • CALLISTEPHUS chinensis 'Powderpuffs'

Sample Bulk Pricing
1 packet
2.95
1 oz
8.19
1 lb
42.99
1 kg
85.54
Growing Info:
Scarification: none required.
Stratification: none required.
Germination: sow seed 1/16" deep, tamp the soil, keep moist.
In a Nutshell:
* Callistephus is a monotypic genus of flowering plants in the aster family, Asteraceae, containing the single species Callistephus chinensis.
* Its common names include China aster and annual aster.
* It is native to China,and it is cultivated worldwide as an ornamental plant.
* This is an annual or biennial herb with one erect, mostly unbranched stem growing 20 to 100 centimeters tall.
* The large solitary flower head grows at the top of the stem and sometimes on branches. more...