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Alyssum Royal Velvet Seeds

Alyssum Royal Velvet is an easy to grow annual, which produces spectacular mounds of fragrant pink/purple flowers with little effort. Alyssum Royal Velvet is a compact variety of Alyssum, which flowers very quickly and produces beautiful flowers throughout the year. This self-seeding variety is an ideal cottage plant, as it will generally grow as a quasi-perennial, by renewing itself through naturalised seedlings. Alyssum is commonly used as a border plant in cottage gardens and a companion plants in vegetable and herb gardens, as they act as a natural pest repellent for many common vegetable pests.

Advantages of Alyssum Royal Velvet

  • Early and extended flowering season (all year round, provided there are no frosts)
  • Dwarf compact plant producing abundant flowers
  • Spectacular pink/purple fragrant flowers
  • Easy to grow, with seeds typically germinating in 10 - 14 days from sowing

Features

  • 10 - 15cm height at maturity
  • 10 - 15cm apart is suitable planting distance
  • Flowers 7 - 8 weeks after sowing
  • Prefers full sun but will grow in part shade
  • Suitable for pots and will grow in most regions of Australia
  • Hardy annual, although depending on soil moisture, can be self-seeding

What am I Purchasing?

  • Premium seeds of Alyssum Royal Velvet
  • Easy to follow seed propagation notes