Jupiter’s Beard, Red Valerian (Centrranthus ruber) - 50 Seeds
Sow Jupiter's Beard seed indoors in starter trays 6 - 8 weeks before the end of the frost season. Keep flower seeds continuously moist until germination. Transplant seedlings outdoors when frost danger has passed. Or, directly sow Jupiter's Beard seeds outdoors into prepared soil in spring when temperatures are consistently warm. The Red Valerian plant is a liberal self-sower. Deadhead spent blooms if you do not want the flower seeds to spread.
USDA Zones: 4-9
Height: 24-32 inches
Bloom Season: Summer
Average Germ Time: 14-21 days
Light Required: Full sun to partial shade
Depth: Press into soil. Don’t cover.
Watering: Keep moist
Plant Spacing: 12-15 inches