Ageratum- Ball Blue

Ageratum houstonianum Packet

Standard seed packet, 300 seeds

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  • Annual 30cm
  • Blue flowers
  • Good for beds, borders, pathways, rockeries and containers

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'Ageratum- Ball Blue' seeds

Ageratum houstonianum

Synonyms: Ageratum mexicanum

  • Annual 30cm
  • Blue flowers
  • Good for beds, borders, pathways, rockeries and containers

Annual growing to 30cm. Compact plants with dark green ovate leaves and small rounded brush-like flowers. Good for beds, borders, pathways and rockeries. Can be grown in containers. Can be used as a cut flower. Fast growing. Easy to grow. Long flowering. Attracts butterflies. Also known as Floss Flower and Bluemink.

Seeds per gram: 4520
Product code: F1-12

Quick Sowing Guide
Method Sow direct or raise seedlings
Sowing Depth 1mm
Season Spring and summer (anytime in warm climates)
Germination 7-14 days @ 25-28°C
Hardiness / Life Cycle Half hardy Annual
Plant Spacing 30cm
Plant Height 30cm
Position Full sun, moist well drained soil
Days Until Maturity 90 days

*Notes: Keep well watered. To encourage bushy growth pinch out the first buds. Deadhead to prolong flowering. Prefers a sheltered position in full sun.


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Parcel Delivery Capped rate of $6.99
Express Delivery $15.00

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Ratings & Reviews

A beautiful flower

I love this flower. It doesn't grow that easily in a cold climate but what a beautiful flower. I've bought many more of the seeds this season and hope I have a bit more luck with them. They're just gorgeous.
31 July 2016