This beautiful selection of flowers grown during Australia's formative colonial years has been packed into three distinct groups according to height to allow you to design your own colonial garden.

Features

  • Traditional selection
  • Scatter to sow
  • Easy to grow

Product details

climate map - colonial garden collection

How

Scatter small varieties at the front, medium varieties in centre and tall varieties behind when creating your display. Choose a sunny, well-drained position, cover lightly with Yates Seed Raising Mix, firm down and keep moist.

Care

Add Yates Blood & Bone before planting, and fertilise regularly with Yates Thrive Soluble Plant Food.  Protect from snails and slugs with Yates Blitzem. Keep weed free and water regularly.

Hint

Tall mix: Hollyhocks, Foxgloves, Cosmos, Cornflower, Larkspur & more. Medium mix: Candytuft, Carnation, Aster, Columbine, Dahlia, Stocks, Snapdragon, Wallflower & more. Small mix: Cockscomb, Marigold, Mignonette, Pinks, Viola, Star Zinnia & more.

Storage

Store in a cool dry place away from direct sunlight. Keep out of reach of children and pets.

NOT TO BE USED FOR ANY PURPOSE OR IN ANY MANNER CONTRARY TO THIS LABEL UNLESS AUTHORISED

Position Full sun
Plant space scattered
Sow depth 3mm
Plant height Various
Germination 5-6 days
Germination (days) 5
Flowering Over Prolonged Period
Flowering (days) 56
Suitable for Garden beds

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