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Canterbury Bells 'Cup & Saucer Mix'

Campanula medium

  • 14 plantings
  • 3 available for swap
  • 1 wanted
  • 20 stashed

Cup & Saucer Mix is part of the Bellflower genus and is a Canterbury Bells variety. Its scientific name is Campanula medium 'Cup & Saucer Mix'. Cup & Saucer Mix normally reaches to a mature height of 2.48 feet (76.2 cm). Expect blooming to occur in mid summer.

Be aware that Cup & Saucer Mix Canterbury Bells typically needs a fair amount of maintenance and care in order to grow successfully. Ensure that you are aware of the soil, sun, ph and water requirements for this plant and keep an eye out for pests. Pay attention to weeding, feed and pruning schedules to ensure your plant remains in peak condition.

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How to grow Cup & Saucer Mix

  • Partial Sun

  • Medium

Germination can occur in 10 days if held inside at 80 F at 100% humidity.

When temperatures drop and the plant starts to look withered during winter continue watering (this is if you get no snow). Do not fertilize at this time.

Try to plant in a location that enjoys partial sun and remember to water moderately. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with Cup & Saucer Mix are Zone 4 and Zone 9.

Growing Cup & Saucer Mix from seed

Try to aim for a seed spacing of at least 1.49 feet (45.7 cm) and sow at a depth of around 0.23 inches (0.6 cm). Soil temperature should be kept higher than 0°C / 32°F to ensure good germination.

Transplanting Cup & Saucer Mix

Transplant seedlings to permanent location in part shade to full sun in fall, spacing them about 18" apart.

Harvesting Cup & Saucer Mix

Canterbury Bells Cup & Saucer Mix Etymology