Serena® Blue Angelonia Seeds

Pack of 100
Item #51031-PK-100


Nonstop color for those hot, humid summers where few other plants are happy

Serena® is a dream come true for Angelonia lovers—the first variety ever available from seed for the home gardener. Now you can grow Serena® Blue Angelonia long-blooming, sun-loving, heat- and humidity tolerant annual for pennies a plant.

Serena® is a bit shorter than other Angelonias, but that's all to the good. The 10- to 12-inch stems (much taller in the South—up to 18 inches) sport long rows of splendid ¾-inch blooms that open gradually over several weeks, giving you bright color all summer. And Serena® Blue Angelonia is a well-branched plant 12 to 14 inches wide, with more flowering stems than you'd expect and such an easy-care nature.

Use Serena® Blue Angelonia as you would salvia in the hot, dry garden. It doesn't need to be deadheaded after bloom—fresh flowering stems simply arise to replace the old ones—and it attracts bees. Although Serena® Blue Angelonia is quite drought tolerant, it also fares well in moist soils. And at just a foot high, it's ideal for containers.

The Serena® series contains other fine colors, such as lavender pink, lavender, and white. Challenge Serena® Blue Angelonia to your hottest, driest, most difficult garden spot this summer, and I think you'll be amazed by the results.

Sow Serena® Blue Angelonia pelleted seeds at about 74 degrees Fahrenheit. They'll sprout in less than a week, at which time you can grow them on at any soil temperature between 68 and 80 degrees Fahrenheit. Transplant Serena® Blue Angelonia into the sunny garden when they have at least 2 sets of true leaves and all danger of frost is past. They bloom 13 to 14 weeks from sowing.

This seed comes as a "pellet". "Pelleted" seeds are small seeds that have been clay-coated to make them larger and more uniform in size and shape, making them easier to handle when planting.


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Genus Angelonia
Species angustifolia
Variety Serena® Blue
Item Form Pack of 100
Bloom Start to End Early Summer - Late Summer
Habit Compact
Seeds Per Pack 100
Plant Height 10 in - 12 in
Plant Width 12 in - 14 in
Bloom Size .75 in
Additional Characteristics Easy Care Plants, Flower, Free Bloomer
Bloom Color Blue
Light Requirements Full Sun
Moisture Requirements Moist,  well-drained
Resistance Heat Tolerant
Soil Tolerance Normal,  loamy
Uses Beds, Containers

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