Crucianella Stylosa Crossworts Ground Cover Seeds

Crucianella Seeds

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Groundcover Specifications

Season: Perennial

USDA Zones: 5 - 9

Height: 8 inches

Width: 16 inches

Bloom Season: Mid summer to early fall

Bloom Color: Pink

Growth Rate: Fast

Environment: Full sun to partial shade

Deer Resistant: Yes

Latin Name: Crucianella Stylosa

Planting Directions

Temperature: 68F

Average Germ Time: 21 - 45 days

Light Required: Yes

Depth: Surface sow seed and barely cover

Soil Type: Chalky, loamy, sandy, well-drained

Sowing Rate: Approximately 1000 seeds covers 20 square feet

Moisture: Keep seeds moist until germination

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Crossworts (Crucianella (Phuopsis) Stylosa Pretty Pink) - This is a very fast growing ground cover plant from Crucianella seeds. Crossworts gets masses of delicate pink flowers on it and only grows 8 inches tall. The foliage is evergreen so it stays green all season and it has a nice fragrance to it. This is a mat forming, laterally spreading perennial use a a ground cover for mass plantings or even in container gardening. Crossworts is one of the few pink flowering ground covers available in seed. Many gardeners will grow this just for its unique foliage and the beautiful blooms and just a bonus! Cut back or mow high after flowering to keep crossworts neat and tidy.