Kochia scoparia “burning Bush Shrub” 100 Seeds £0.99
Kochia scoparia is a beautiful shrub it can reach 30 inches high
Lush green in the summer and bright vivid red in the Autumn
Forms a lovely oval shape
How to Germinate Kochia scoparia
Easily Grown from seed
Needs a Good draining seed Compost
Start Febuary to early May
Prepare a pot or plant cells with a seed compost and stand your pot or cells in the water.
make sure the compost is wet through but not water logged
Sprinkle the seeds finley across the compost spacing them out, push them into the soil but do not cover!
Now you need to create a humid atmosphere with clingfilm,if using a pot just pull the Clingfilm tight over the top .
Within a few hours you should see condensation if you dont the clingfilm isnt tight enough or air is getting in.
With cells you do the same thing but will need to cover the seeds and the base and the sides to create the humid enviroment.
Place in a warm sunny spot germination can be eratic with some sprouting quickly others taking longer
Keep the seeds warm sunny and moist
As each seedling becomes big enough Transplant into a pot or cell till large enough to go outside