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Ixia Mix

SKU: AM005221
$8.65
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Overview
Ixia, or Wand Flower, produces tall spikes of star-like blooms in shades of pink, yellow, and white, all opening to reveal center eyes in contrasting colors. Perfect for any hot, sunny spot in the garden or meadow, Wand Flower is well suited for warmer climates (zones 8-10) and blooms in late spring. It can be grown as an annual in colder zones, or lifted in the fall and overwintered in a dry, frost-free place. (Ixia)
key features
Botanical Name
Ixia Mix
Advantages
Easy To Grow, Low Maintenance, Cut Flowers, Mass Plantings, Container Planting, Small Spaces
Growing Zones
Zone 3, Zone 4, Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8, Zone 9, Zone 10
Light Requirements
Full Sun, Half Sun / Half Shade
Soil Moisture
Dry, Average
Mature Height
12-16" tall
Bulb Spacing
6 bulbs per sq ft
Bloom Time
Late spring

Description

Ixia also know as wand flower, cornflower or African corn lily thrives in the hottest, sunniest area of a garden. It prefers well drained soil and warmer climates, free from frost. It is perennial in zones 8-10 and can be grown as an annual, or lifted in colder zones. Overall, it is a beautiful, rewarding, and easy to grow flower. Ixia is sure to evoke admiration for your garden or bouquets.