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Augusta® Blue Skies Cupflower Nierembergia hybrid

  • Exposure
    • Part Sun to Sun
  • Season
    • Spring
    • Summer
  • Mature Size
    • 8 - 12 Inches
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Augusta® Blue Skies Cupflower Nierembergia hybrid
Part Sun to Sun 8 - 12

Features

Summer LOVIN', happened so FAST.
Award Winner
Heat Tolerant
Deadheading Not Necessary

Characteristics

Duration: 
Annual
Height Category: 
Medium
Garden Height: 
8 - 12 Inches
Trails Up To: 
24 Inches
Spacing: 
8 - 12 Inches
Flower Colors: 
Purple
Flower Shade: 
Lavender
Foliage Colors: 
Green
Foliage Shade: 
Green
Habit: 
Trailing
Container Role: 
Filler

Plant Needs

Light Requirement: 
Part Sun to Sun
Maintenance Category: 
Easy
Bloom Time: 
Planting To Frost
Hardiness Zones: 
9a, 9b, 10a, 10b, 11a, 11b
Water Category: 
Average
Needs Good Drainage
Uses: 
Landscape
Uses: 
Container
Uses Notes: 

Great in both landscapes and containers.

Maintenance Notes: 

Great heat tolerant annual.

To perform well in landscapes this plant will need good drainage.

A yearly application of fertilizer or compost on garden beds and regular fertilization of plants in pots will help ensure the best possible performance.

Augusta® Blue Skies Nierembergia hybrid 'USNRB1201' PP: 21662 Can. PP: 4141
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