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ladys mantle

Posted by coraloski (My Page) on
Fri, Sep 9, 11 at 17:39

Hi I'm looking for seed starting information for lady's mantle. I have the thriller mix from geo seed and thats about all i know... any info would be great
thanks in advance
c


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RE: ladys mantle

  • Posted by pudge 2/3 Sask (My Page) on
    Tue, Sep 13, 11 at 10:50

Here's what Tom Clothier's site has to say about starting it indoors.

Alchemilla alpina, epipsila, erythropoda, hoppeana, mollis, saxatilis, and xanthochlora , Sow at 18-22C (64-71F) for 2-4 wks, move to -6 to -7C (19-21F) for 4-6 wks, move to 5-12C (41-53F) for germination

Self sown lady's mantle seedlings appear readily in spring in my yard - it is a very good candidate for fall sowing.

There is nothing like Lady's Mantle in a bouquet, the smell is wonderful and that frothy yellow really makes the other flowers stand out.

Here is a link that might be useful: Tom Clothier's seed starting site


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