Pacific Giant Mix is part of the Delphinium genus and is a Hybrid Delphinium variety. Its scientific name is Delphinium hybridum 'Pacific Giant Mix'. Pacific Giant Mix is a variety of hybrid OP Hybrid Delphinium . Blooms appear in these approximate colours: Blue and Han purple and Brandeis blue. The mature flowers are of a Single form. Leaves appear approximately as a Ao green colour.
Tall spires of true blue flowers are attractive to bees and hummingbirds. The Pacific Giant strain comes in a range of blue shades, and also pink, violet, white.This variety is a Flower 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. Normally growing to a mature height of 1.52 metres (4.95 feet), Pacific Giant Mix grows with a erect-like habit. This variety tends to bloom in mid summer.
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How to grow Hybrid Delphinium 'Pacific Giant Mix'
Dephiniums have the reputation of being difficult prima donnas but if planted in a location where they are happy they are pretty simple to care for. Fertilize and water regularly, and do not crowd.Try to plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Pacific Giant Mix is thought of as very hardy, so this plant will tend to survive through freezing conditions. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with Pacific Giant Mix are Zone 3 and Zone 8. Pacific Giant Mix tends to grow best in a soil ph of between 6.5 and 7.5 meaning it does best in weakly acidic soil - weakly alkaline soil.
Growing Pacific Giant Mix from seed
By our calculations, you should look at sowing Pacific Giant Mix about 49 days before your last frost date.
Transplanting Pacific Giant Mix
Plant in full sun in fertile, loamy soil. Mulch to conserve soil moisture. Delphiniums prefer cool temperatures.Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Pacific Giant Mix is a very hardy plant.
Harvesting Pacific Giant Mix
Hybrid Delphinium 'Pacific Giant Mix' information
How long does Pacific Giant Mix take to grow?
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When should I sow Pacific Giant Mix?
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The modern delphinium is the result of hybridization of many species from around the world. “Pacific Giants” is a seedline developed by the American breeders Vetterly and Reinelt.
Pacific Giants Mix