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Cineraria

Cineraria saxifraga

Full Sun
Easy care
Moderate watering
Tender

H5-H1c

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

50cm

Max

40cm

30cm

Min

20cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

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Cineraria Overview

Cineraria is a genus of flowering plants, native primarily to Southern Africa with a few species further north. The genus includes herbaceous plants and small subshrubs. The florist's cineraria that is commonly seen as a bedding plant has been transfered to the genus Pericallis.

Common problems with Cineraria

Generally trouble free.

How to harvest Cineraria

Harvest seed when ripe.

How to propagate Cineraria

Seed

Sow seed in spring time directly in well-prepared flower beds.

Cuttings

Propagate from seed, cuttings.

Division

By root divisions.

Special features of Cineraria

Attracts useful insects

Attracts bees

Pot plant

Pioneer

Other uses of Cineraria

Rockeries or banks

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