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5 Nemesia Aroma Plums & Custard | Jumbo Plug Plants Annual Bedding
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5 Nemesia Aroma Plums & Custard Jumbo Plug Plants Annual Bedding

5 Nemesia Aroma Plums & Custard Jumbo Plug Plants

SKU: AB0052

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The sweetest colours for your garden
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The Highlights

    • Beautiful two toned purple and yellow flowers
    • A profusion of small delicate blooms to provide an amazing spectacle
    • Bred in Britain–ideally suited to British conditions
    • Flowers from May through to September
    • Wonderful sweet scent that radiates through the garden
    • Strong bushy habit makes them an excellent pot feature
    • Cutting-Raised: more healthy and vigorous plants When a plant is 'Cutting-Raised' that means the plant was grown from the cutting of another plant of that same variety. That means it is an exact clone of that plant. Of course, we pick only the strongest and healthiest plants to take cuttings from and so when a plant is Cutting-Raised they tend to be healthier and more vigorous which means they'll flower more heavily for a longer period of time than a plant that was raised from seed.MORE
    • For best results, plant 12 in a 12inch basket/ pot or space 6 inches apart in the a bed/ border
    • Our jumbo plugs will be delivered in mid April. By this time, they will be a good size, the risk of frost will be gone and the ground will be warm and they will shoot off!

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Supplied as:

5 Jumbo Plug Plants
Plug plants are small seedlings that allows you to skip the germination process involved in having to sow from seed.

Height on arrival:

10-15cm

Eventual height:

30cm

Eventual spread:

30cm

Time to first crop:

Flower colour:

Violet Purple, Daffodil Yellow, Canary Yellow

Habit:

Bushy
This plant will grow into a sturdy shrub with a bushy habit where the flowers hang off the side stems. Excellent coverage for borders and planters.

Hardiness:

Somewhat Hardy
Plant out after the last frost and they should do well throughout the growing season and into Autumn.

Rootstock:

Spacing:

12 per 12inch basket/ pot or space 6 inches apart in the a bed/ border
A good rule of thumb when planting a hanging basket is to use one plant per inch of basket diameter - so 12 plants per 12 inch (30cm) basket. Strong-growing plants such as Fuchsias and Geraniums (Pelargoniums) require more space, so reduce to 5 plants per 30cm 12 inch (30cm) basket. When planting out in the ground, you can space the plants even further, as there is not such a need for a desnse display. Increase to 6 inches for most annuals and 8 inches for the strong growing plants

Care Guide

Good Pest and Disease Resistance

Nemesia can have issues with Aphids and Powdery Mildew. For Aphids, check the leaves regularly for any possible infestation. If you see some, try to pick the bugs off with your hands and spray the infected area with some soapy water. You can also plant a companion plant nearby, such as Marigolds, which will attract predatory insects such as ladybirds that will eat the aphids. to prevent Mildew, you should space apart the plants adequately to prevent overcrowding and tight, humid conditions. Water at the base into the soil, not on the leaves, and try to prevent the water splashing off of the soil and onto the leaves.MORE

Water Regularly

Water to keep the soil consistently moist. During hot, dry spells, this can require you to water the plant every day, especially if the plant is in a hanging basket or pot.MORE

Full Sun

Nemesia should be planted somewhere they receive around 6-8 hours of direct sunlight every day.MORE

Fertile, Well-Draining Soil

The best soil to use is a quality potting mix or garden compost which is filled with rich organic matter and drains water away easily.MORE

Feed Regularly

Feed every two weeks during the growing period with a high-potash feed such as liquid-tomato feed.MORE

Prune Often

When a flowering shoot has begun to die away, prune the whole stem away.MORE