General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 8a -12.2 °C (10 °F) to -9.4 °C (15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 10b
Plant Height: 12 to 18 inches
Plant Spread: 8 to 12 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Purple
Other: White corolla with violet-blue-purple calyx
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Dried Flower
Suitable as Annual
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Needs specific temperature: 70ºF - 75ºF
Days to germinate: 1 to 3 weeks
Depth to plant seed: Surface sow, covering with a thin layer of soil.
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots

Common names
  • Statice
  • Wavyleaf Sea Lavender

Plant Events from our members
chelle On May 4, 2015 Transplanted
(5) large ocher plastic

(1) Rock Garden, S side, E of center, middle tier.
chelle On February 20, 2015 Potted up
(6) 2-finger paper
chelle On February 17, 2015 Seeds sown
Labeled as 'Pacific Mix'

Room temp.
chelle From February 17, 2015 to February 19, 2015 Seeds germinated
lovesblooms On February 24, 2018 Seeds sown
winter sown; mix
antsinmypants On April 19, 2021 Plant emerged
antsinmypants On April 16, 2021 Seeds sown
In unheated greenhouse.
Plug flat one row 7.
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