A succulent, ground hugging plant with prostrate red stems and cylindrical, bright green leaves. The gaily-coloured flowers, which look like crumpled silk, are carried in profusion throughout the summer.
Ideal for borders or rock gardens, or as pot plants. An annual, it requires a sunny position.
|Growth Height — 20cm|
|Flowering Period — Summer|
|Light Requirements — Full sun|
|Soil Requirements — Well drained soil|
Sow 5mm deep in flowering position. Scatter thinly and rake in, just covering the seeds with soil. Keep moist. Feed with liquid fertiliser when buds appear. Water only when plants show signs of wilting.
Water only when plants show signs of wilting.