Stock Mix (Matthiola Incana Ten Week Mix) this mix of brilliant colors brings the added benefit of having a sweet, spicy aroma.
How To Plant Stock Seeds
Sow Stock seeds indoors using small pots or starter trays 6 - 8 weeks before the last expected frost. Press the Stock flower seeds into the soil and cover no more than 1/8 inch with soil. Matthiola Incana flower seeds need light and continuous moisture to germinate.
Transplant Stock seedlings into the garden 14 inches apart. Stock Flower Care: Fertilize Matthiola Stock plants monthly with a general purpose liquid fertilizer. Trim the Stock flower spikes when they are down blooming. Deadheading is to neaten the appearance of the plant. Re-seeding is not a problem.
Season: Annual USDA Zones: 3 - 10 Height: 14 inches Bloom Season: Varies depending on location Bloom Color: Mix Environment: Full sun Soil Type: Gritty, well-drained, pH 5.8 - 6.8
Temperature: 70F Average Germ Time: 14 - 28 days Light Required: Yes Depth: Lightly cover seed 1/8 inch Sowing Rate: 3 - 4 seeds per plant Moisture: Keep seeds moist until germination Plant Spacing: 14 inches