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Settaria Italica'Limelight'

Settaria Italica marcoceata


Excellent cut flower.

The vibrant lime color is enough to make this variety a keeper but it is also fantastically uniform in height, bloom size and bloom time. The stand is lush and self-supporting




Plant life cycle: annual

Site: Full sun

Days to germinate: 7-14 days

Days to maturity: 70-80 days

Sow: 1/8" deep

Plant spacing: 1/2- 1"

Approx seeds per packet : 50


How to grow:

Days to germination :7-14 days at 70°F (21°C).
Sowing :Direct seed recommended: Sow seeds 1/8" deep after the last frost. Cover seeds lightly. Transplant: Sow 4-6 weeks before last frost date. Can be planted in individual containers and then planted out in the field without dividing or they may be seeded in seedling trays. Small seedlings can be separated and transplanted directly from seedling tray to garden or field.


How to harvest: Fresh or dried: Fully open, but not yet fluffy.


Vase life:

Will last for 7 days



Settaria Italica'Limelight'

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