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Love-in-a-mist 'Mulberry Rose'

Nigella damascena

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Mulberry Rose is a popular variety of Love-in-a-mist, which belongs to the Nigella genus (Nigella damascena 'Mulberry Rose'). Mulberry Rose is a heirloom (open pollinated) variety. This variety is an Flower that typically grows as an Annual, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of a single year. Normally grows to a mature height of 40.0 cm (1.30 feet). This variety tends to bloom in mid summer.

Mulberry Rose Love-in-a-mist is normally fairly low maintenance and is normally quite easy to grow, as long as a level of basic care is provided throughout the year. Being aware of the basic soil, sun and water preferences will result in a happier and healthier plant.

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Mulberry Rose have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Mulberry Rose

  • Full Sun

  • Medium

Bloom period: late spring through fall
Full sun to partial shade

Try to plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Mulberry Rose is thought of as half hardy, so protect with a row cover whenever the temperatures drop. Ensure your soil is loamy, potting mix and clay and has a ph of between 6.6 and 7.5 as Love-in-a-mist is a weakly acidic soil to weakly alkaline soil loving plant.

Growing Mulberry Rose from seed

Soil temperature should be kept higher than 18°C / 64°F to ensure good germination.

By our calculations, you should look at sowing Mulberry Rose about 14 days before your last frost date.

Transplanting Mulberry Rose

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Mulberry Rose is a half hardy plant.

Harvesting Mulberry Rose

Misspellings of Love-in-a-mist 'Mulberry Rose'

Mulberry Rose Nigella