Petal and Twig is a cut flower cultivator and floral design studio located in the historical Seminole Hills neighborhood of Mount Clemens, Michigan
Eucalyptus Seeds - Silver Drop
Out of stock
Best variety for bouquets and preserving.
Small, silvery green leaves on well-branched stems are ideal for fresh or dried bouquets.
Also known as cider gum, gum, and euc.
Tender perennial in Zones 9–11 Annual in other zones
Packet: 15 plus seeds
DAYS TO GERMINATION: 14-21 days at 65-75°F (18-24°C). SOWING:
Transplant (recommended): Sow seed into cell trays or open flats 10-12 weeks before last frost. Cover seeds lightly with fine vermiculite.Bottom water or mist to avoid covering seed with displaced soil. Transplant to pot when the first true leaves appear. Harden off and transplant outside after the last frost. LIGHT PREFERENCE: Sun. SOIL REQUIREMENTS: Well-drained fertile soil. PLANT SPACING: 12-24". HARDINESS ZONES: Zones 9-11. HARVEST: Fresh: Harvest anytime after leaves start to feel leathery. Easily preserved with glycerin. USES: Excellent cut or dried flower foliage. Accent in beds. Excellent container plants.