Description:The perfect indoor pot plant. Cuphea ignea is sure to spark up conversation with its profusion of unusual, tubular red blooms, tipped with purpe and white that look so much like tiny burning cigars. Looks great as an indoor hanging basket.
Sowing Info:Sow seeds on the surface of a good, freedraining, damp, seed compost. Then lightly cover, 3mm (1/8in ) deep with vermiculite or compost. Place container in a propagator or seal inside a polythene bag at a temperature of 18-20?C (64-68?F) until after germination which usually takes 10-15 days.
Growing Info:Transplant seedlings when large enough to handle, taking care not to damage the fragile roots, into 9cm (4in) pots. When roots have filled these pots, set into final containers and provide climbing supports.
Flowering Period:June to September
No of Seeds:75
Seeds - Postal Delivery cost is €2 and applies to orders of seed packets ONLY. (Please Note: This Does Not Apply to Seed Potatoes, Onion Sets or Bulbs)
Standard delivery within 2-5 working days, for all other orders is €6.99 per online order up to 4kg regardless of the number of items ordered.
Orders over 4kg are charged at €8.99. The Max order we can send is 30kg.
Collection In Store is not available at this time.
Deliveries are dispatched on the next working day after the order has been placed, and you should receive your order within 2 - 5 working days. In the unlikely event that an item you have ordered is out of stock, we will notify you as soon as possible to inform you of any possible delays. Orders placed on a Friday or over the weekend, will be shipped on Monday.
Please note, plants and seeds cannot be dispatched overseas due to international customs regulations.