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Botanical name: Matthiola incana Giant Perfection Mix
Other names: Stock 'Giant Perfection' Mix
Variety or cultivar: Giant Perfection Mix _ Giant Perfection Mix are branching, short-lived perennials or sub-shrubs, grown as half-hardy annuals, with grey-green, lance-shaped leaves and, in summer, sturdy stems bearing long spikes of large, fragrant four-petalled, purple, lilac, red, white or pink flowers, both single and double. A 10 week summer flowering Stock variety.
Matthiola incana Giant Perfection Mix is: Deciduous
Flower: Lilac, White, Reddish-purple, Purple, Pink in Summer
Foliage: Green in Summer
Fragrance: Has a soft fragrance.
Habit: Clump-forming, Erect
Toxicity: All parts of the plant may cause severe discomfort if ingested.
Pruning: Deadhead by cutting spent flower spikes back to small flowering side shoots. Cut down all growth to ground level after it has withered in autumn.. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation: Sow in mid-summer in containers, in cold frame or overwinter in cloched in cold climates and plant out in spring.. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Seed. REGISTER to read more...
Matthiola incana Giant Perfection Mix (Stock 'Giant Perfection' Mix) will reach a height of 0.45m and a spread of 0.4m after 2-5 years.
Suggested uses: Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Beds and borders
Cultivation: Plant in a fertile, well-drained soil. Prefers full sun.
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|Soil types:||Chalky, Loamy, Sandy|
|Soil drainage:||Well-drained, Moist but well-drained|
|Soil pH:||Alkaline, Neutral|
|Light:||Partial Shade, Full Sun|
|Aspect:||South, East, West|
|Hardiness:||Tender in frost (H3)|
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