Full Sun – Prefers 6 or more hours of sun per day.
Frost Hardy – Can Handle frost without damage.
Moderate Watering – Requires Regular Watering.
Non Indigenous – Exotic to South Africa.
|Uses in landscape design|
Grown as a bedding plant.
Water and feed plants regularly.
Prefers a well-drained/Light medium.
|When to sow|
|Seed sowing instructions|
Sow directly or in trays, spacing seedlings 200mm apart.
Grown as a bedding plant and for cut flowers, which come in white, rose and blue. Sow in spring to summer, directly or in trays, spacing seedlings 200mm apart. Should flower in 13 weeks from seed. Water and feed plants regularly. The dried seed heads are popular for dried arrangements.
Family: – Ranunculaceae
Botanical Pronunciation: ny-JELL-luh dam-ASK-ee-nuh
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Requires moderate maintenance.