Perennial from Australia. Ammobium is commonly called Winged Everlasting, perennial in warmer regions or annual in cooler. Ammobium blooms from spring until early fall. Alatum Grandiflorum thrives in sandy, well-drained soil and likes to grow in full sun. Perfect for cutting, drying, and use as an everlasting that is long-lasting and looks beautiful for years.
Sow indoors Feb-Apr. Sow 2mm deep into moist, well-drained seed compost. Ideal temp. 15°C. Germination takes 10-15 days. Transplant seedlings when large enough to handle to 8cm pots and grow on. Acclimatize and plant out once the danger of frost has passed.