Dažinis dygminas – Carthamus tinctorius

Dažinis dygminas

PLANT NAME
Lithuanian plant nameDažinis dygminas
Latin plant nameCarthamus tinctorius L.
English plant nameAfrican Saffron
TYPE OF PARTERRE
  • Clump, beds (mixborder)
  • Groups
  • Wild plant parterre
ASSORTMENTsupplementary
GROWING PLACE CHARACTERISTICS
Soil
  • average wet soils
Lighting
  • Heliophilous
Spacing, cmFrom 20 to 30
PLANT HEIGHT AND HABITUS
Height
  • very tall – 81 cm and over
Habitusflower with non-expressive habitus, for background
PLANTS ORNAMENTALITY
Leaf color
  • green
Blossom color
  • yellow, yellow tints
  • orange
Blooming time
  • 1-st half of the summer - June 2-nd decade- July 2-nd decade
  • 2-nd half of the summer - July Third Decade - August
Blooming period1 month
General ornamentalityaverage decorative
Ornamentality duration, months4
Groupintermediate type perennial (grown 5-6 years)
Bioecological groupPerennial
PLANT PROPAGATION
Propagation methods: seeds, scrub division. 20 seeds per 1 gram. 1000 seedlings per 20 grams of seeds sown. Seeds are sown between February and April in greenhouses. Seeds germinate within 2-3 weeks. Propagated by scrub division in Spring.

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