An attractive annual bushy shrub with flowers and fruit used to give colour and flavour to jams, fruit punches, sauces and desserts.
A relative of the hibiscus family, best grown in rich soil in a sunny position.
We like to use the red calax (fruit petals) in salad or eaten fresh
Easy to grow
Sow direct where they are to grow. Firm down, water gently and keep moist through the germination period.
Choose a warm, sunny, well-drained position sheltered from the wind. Add Yates Blood & Bone before planting. Keep free from weeds and keep well watered. A
Remove spent blooms to prolong flowering. Cut flowers are best picked before they are too old.
All items are posted on a Monday Express post, with Australia Post. If Monday is a public holiday they will be sent the Tuesday or the following Monday depending on the destination. We aim to deliver healthy and happy plants :)