Lambley Gardens & Nursery, 395 Lesters Road,  Ascot,  Victoria 3364
Phone +61 (03) 5343 4303,  Fax +61 (03) 5343 4257

Cerinthe major 'Purpurascens'

Cerinthe major 'Purpurascens'


Honeywort with its beautiful silver foliage and dangling purple bells is a favourite of all who grow it. It will happily self sow in the garden. Sow seed in situ during winter and spring. 50 cm x 40 cm


When to sow: Winter to spring
Where to sow: Direct sow
Depth to sow: 3 to 5mm
Aspect:  Full sun or as sunny a spot as possible.
Soil:  Prepared, well drained, fertilised soil. Add   lime if soil is too acid.
Spacing:            Between plants: 30c to 50m

Directions: Best sown directly into a prepared garden bed but can be sown into individual pots for planting out when big enough

This plant is not in our current range and is provided here for customer information only.