Stock: Virginia

Stock: Virginia - Seeds & Bulbs

Stock, Virginia
(Matthiola maritima)

A profusion of simple, 4-petaled flowers in a harmonized blend of pink, white, reddish and lavender shades. Perfect for scattering in paving crevices, nooks and crannies, in rock walls, edging the front of the border, or cover for bulb foliage once the flowers are gone. Performs best in cool weather. Blooms 4-6 weeks after sowing. Very easy to grow.

Average Count: 1750 seeds

Flower Type: Annual
Bloom Time: Spring and Fall
Height: 6" to 12" tall
Exposure: Light shade or sun

When to Sow Outside: Early spring, 2 to 4 weeks before last frost. In mild climates, sow in late winter for early spring blooms.
When to Sow Inside: Sow directly outdoors
Seed Depth: Surface
Seed Spacing: 1/2"
Days to Emerge: 1- to 15
Thinning: 4" to 8" apart

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