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A picture of a Elegant Fairyfan

Elegant Fairyfan

Clarkia unguiculata

Also known as

Clarkia, Elegant Clarkia

Photo by newstreethillhouse (All rights reserved)

Full Sun
Moderate care
Light watering
Frost Hardy

H6

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

50cm

50cm

Min

10cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

Elegant Fairyfan Overview

This is an upright hardy annual, The leaves are grey-green and lance-shaped to elliptic. The flowers are often frilled and will produce doubled blooms which are on top of the delicate red stems. They will grow to a height of 1m. You can grow them in a sunny position.

How to propagate Elegant Fairyfan

Seed

When sowing seeds, remember that they are very fine and need to be barely covered with sowing medium.

Other uses of Elegant Fairyfan

Border, cutting bed, greenhouse