Basket of Gold, Gold Dust Seeds
Type: Hardy Perennial
Flower: Fragrant, dense 1-2″ wide corymbs of tiny bright yellow florets 1/8″ wide
Height: 9-12″ tall x 12-18″ wide
Light: Full Sun or afternoon shade in hot areas
Soil: Ordinary Well Drained Soil
Moisture: Moderate to little until established
Zone: Hardy to Zone 3
Use: Use as ground cover, containers & rock gardens.
Tolerances: Drought tolerant once established. Attracts butterflies & Bees.
Notes: Sheer back after flowering to keep tidy & prevent self seeding
Aurinia saxatilis ‘Compacta’ Seed Propagation
Indoors: Sow before last frost, 1/16″ deep. Maintain 50-55°F. Irregular Germination 15-20 days. If less than 70% pre-chill at 45°F for 8hrs prior to sowing. Transplant after danger of frost. Plant out between September & March.
Outdoors: Sow thinly Mar, April or May to July for blooms the following Spring. Sow in groups of 10 seeds 1/8″ deep, in rows, as border or clumps in rock garden. Germinate as above. Thin to 8″ apart when 3″ tall