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Cape primrose 'Falling Stars'


'Falling Stars' is a Cape primrose variety in the Streptocarpus genus with a scientific name of Streptocarpus. This variety is a Ornamental that typically grows as an Perennial, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of three years or more. Falling Stars is known for growing to a height of approximately 30.0 cm (11.7 inches).

Falling Stars Cape primrose is normally quite a low maintenance plant and is normally very easy to grow - great for beginner gardeners!

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How to grow Cape primrose 'Falling Stars'

Keep in mind when planting that Falling Stars is thought of as tender, so remember to ensure that temperatures are mild before moving outdoors.

Growing Falling Stars from seed

Soil temperature should be kept higher than 20°C / 68°F to ensure good germination.

Transplanting Falling Stars

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Falling Stars is a tender plant.

Harvesting Falling Stars

Cape primrose 'Falling Stars' information

How long does Falling Stars take to grow?

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