SpecificationsStocks Legacy Purple has green-grey foliage and produces masses of magnificent, purple coloured, fragrant flowers with majestic spikes appearing from spring to summer making them one of the best cut flowers. Ideal for bedding, borders and cottage gardens Stocks prefer a position in full sun with some wind protection and should be planted in well-drained soil that has been has been enriched with compost or manure prior to planting and water regularly and thoroughly around once a week to maintain plants. Add mulch on top of your garden bed to help retain moisture in the soil. Be cautious of over watering, over watering may cause root rot which is lethal to your plants. Stocks are also susceptible to a variety of fungal and viral diseases that effect cabbages, to prevent your plants from contracting these diseases avoid planting Stocks near Cabbages. Stocks grow to approx. 30cm high and should be planted 20-25cm apart.
Common Name Stocks Plant Type Annual, Outdoor, Seedling, Shrub Range Fairy Flowers Dimensions 30cm high Sunlight Full Sun Bird/Wildlife Attracting No Flower Colour Purple Foliage Colour Green, Grey Planting Season Autumn, Spring Flowering Season Spring, Summer Botanical Genus Matthiola Botanical Species Incana Flower Type No Foliage Type No Market Name Fairy Flowers Width 20 cm Height 30 cm
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