Akila Osteospermum varieties offer such substantial branching early on in their growth cycle, the result is the compact seed series of "Osteo" now on the market. Growers can produce these healthy, hefty plants with no pinching or vernalization, and expect a 7 to 10 window of flowering. Gardeners love Akila Daisy White Osteospermum drought tolerance once established, and the multitude of crisp, clean flowers that each plant produces. Akila varieties are ideal for both containers and landscape plantings.
Approximately 32,200 seeds per pound
Soil temperature: 65 - 68 degrees fahrenheit
Germination days: 6 - 8 days
Grow on temperature day: 60 - 70 degrees fahrenheit
Grow on temperature night: 50 - 55 degrees fahrenheit
Weeks indoor: 7 - 12 weeks
Plant spread: 16 - 20 inches
Plant height: 16-20''
Plant type: annual