Aspect: Full sun to part shade.
Soil: Any type.
Fertiliser: Complete garden fertiliser or organic, Dynamic Lifter is excellent with the addition of Sulphate of Potash in the Autumn and Spring.
Depth & Spacing: Plant to where leaves and roots meet, one metre apart.
Watering: When planting, water well. These are very hardy plants which can tolerate dry conditions once established
but will not thrive without watering.
Flowering: Flowers appear from late spring/early summer, some varieties flower thorughout the year. Plants can be left undisturbed for years.
Dividing: Clumps can be divided easily by cutting ‘fans’ from clumps.
Trouble Shooting: Aphids, Thrip and Spider Mite can attack them. Watering during the heat of day can control Thrip and Spider Mite. Or treat with any recommend chemical spray.