TORENIA DUCHESS DEEP BLUE (PELLET SEEDS) Wishbone FLOWERS
Torenia 'Duchess Dark Blue' (Duchess Series)
Beds and borders, City, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Edging, Hanging baskets
Wishbone flower 'Duchess Dark Blue', Bluewings 'Duchess Dark Blue', Blue wing flower 'Duchess Dark Blue', Summer pansy 'Duchess Dark Blue', Torenia 'Duchess Deep Blue', Torenia fournieri 'Duchess Deep Blue'
'Duchess Dark Blue' _ 'Duchess Dark Blue' is a tender, compact, upright annual with pointed, ovate, toothed, light green leaves and, in summer, short racemes of dark purple-blue flowers with white to violet throats and yellow-marked lower petals.
Plant outdoors in fertile, moist but well-drained soil in partial shade once danger of frost has passed. Do not allow soil to dry out. Under glass, grow in bright filtered light with good ventilation. In growth, water freely & feed every 2-3 weeks.
USDA Zones: 6 - 10
Height: 6 - 8 inches
Bloom Season: Late spring to early fall
Bloom Color: BLUE
Environment: Full sun to partial shade
Soil Type: Well drained, compost enriched soil, pH 5.5 - 7.5
Temperature: 70 - 75F
Average Germ Time: 15 - 30 days
Light Required: Yes
Depth: Surface sow, do not cover seeds
Sowing Rate: 4 - 5 seeds per plant
Moisture: Keep seeds moist until germination
Plant Spacing: 6 - 9 inches