Breeder: Syngenta Flowers
The Starshine Blue has very large blue flowers and a unique upright plant habit. This variety is much earlier flowering than other Laurentia axillaris.
Very large flowers, much earlier flowering, unique upright plant habit
Single; 3 cm
May to November
1500 seeds per gram
Height: 25-30 cm; Spread: 20-25 cm
Sow in week 1 for packs at 15-18°C. Cover lightly with vermiculite. 140 days sowing to flowering. Grow at 15-20°C. Transplant when first true leaf appears.
Plant out when frost risk is over at 40 x 40 cm distance in sunny spot. Half hardy.