Cup and Saucer - Alba (Cobaea scandens) Heirloom Open Pollinated White Cup and Saucer Vine Flower
Stunning and truly remarkable in any garden!
Gorgeous creamy white flowers follow chartruese green buds on a flowing vine full of long grasping tendrils that will cling to anything; best to support with a decorative trellis or freestanding support so this dramatic climber can become the feature it is destined to be!
NOTE: Prior to planting, mix in 2 to 3 inches of compost; over fertilization will increase foliage and decrease blooms.
- Full sun
- Well draining rich moist ( but not too most) soil
- Start seeds indoors (recommended) 6 to 8 weeks prior to planting out. Sow seeds on their edge and cover lightly; place in pots of peat free soil and harden off for 2 weeks after the last frost has passed by setting pots outside and bringing them back in when temperatures drop.
- OR sow direct after last frost in zones 9 to 10.
- Germination: 10 to 25 days
- Spacing 8 to 12 in
- Seed Count: 5