Cleome spinosa. Spider plant. Large scented flower heads in shades of pink, rose, lilac, purple and white held over spiky stems. Fast growing, makes a great impact plant for borders or screening. Half hardy annual.
Average content per packet: 300 seeds
January - March
Indoors - in seed trays or pots
Put seed packet into fridge for 1 week before sowing.Moisten compost before sowing. They need light for germination so sow seeds on the surface and do not cover. Fluctuating temperatures help e.g. cold nights and warm greenhouse days. Must be kept moist. When 2 leaves show prick out into tray 4-5cm apart or single pots