Balloon Flower, Fuji Pink
Perennial in zones 3-9. Behold the beloved balloon flower in a silky soft pink color. Platycodon is a favorite perennial flower; its balloon-shaped blossoms open to a unique star shape, a transformation fascinating to watch on a summer day. Plants average 20 inches tall, each its own small galaxy of pink stars, larger than traditional balloon flower. The roots of balloon flowers are edible, and are typically used in Asian cuisine.
- 6-8 hours of Sun
- Sprouts in 10-30 Days
- Ideal Temperature: 65-70 Degrees F
- Seed Depth: Surface Sow
- Plant Spacing: 12-18"
- Frost Hardy: Yes
- Platycodon grandiflorus
Growing Tips: Sow seeds indoors 6 - 8 weeks before last frost, or direct sow after. Surface sow, lightly pressing into soil; do not cover. Transplant or divide only when necessary-resents root disturbance.
Availability: In stockMinimum Seed Count: 35
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