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Acinos alpinus - Perennial - Beautiful walk on plant with deep violet red blooms. Forms a cushiony low growing plant perfect for rock gardens or hillsides. Height: 6 inches Hardy to -30F (-34.4C)
|#5452 Packet $4.50 Approximately 50 seeds||
|#Bm-5452 Bulk seed, 1,000 seeds $33.00||
The leaves are often used to concoct a tea substitute
and as a flavoring in cooked foods. Medicinally, the
plants have been used as a febrifuge(fever reducer).
Acinos is easily propagated by sowing seeds or by division.
FOR TRANSPLANTS: Sow seed in pots or
trays. Keep moist at 65-70F. Transplant seedlings when
they reach 2 inches tall to larger containers or outdoors if all
danger of frost has passed. Space seedlings 9-12 inches
apart each way.
SEED SPECS: Approximately 10,000 per ounce
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