Aster Crego Mixed Colors – Item #11


Crego is a China aster noted for its distinctly curled flower petals. A favorite flower for cutting, Crego features strong stems and brightly colored blossoms.

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Additional information

Weight .5 g
Dimensions .125 × 3.25 × 4.5 in

Planting & Harvesting

Seed Depth: 1/4″ (6mm)

Spacing: 1″ (3cm)

Sprouts In: 10-14 days

Thinning: 12″ (30cm)

Sow in full sun and well drained soil in spring after all danger of frost. May be started indoors six weeks before last frost date. Keep young plants well watered until they establish. Mature plants will need less water.

Cut flowers regularly to encourage more blossoms.

Additional Information

Botanical Name: Callistephus chinensis

Height: 18-24″ (46-61cm)

Bloom Period: midsummer

Type: annual