*Germination: 14 to 21 days, suitable for new starter
*4 inches semidouble or double bloom in deep crimson, rose-red, rose, light pink, yellow and white.
*Sow seeds onto the surface of a good, free-draining, damp, seed compost. Cover with a very fine sprinkling of compost or vermiculite. Do not exclude light as this helps germination. Prefers a well cultivated soil in a sheltered position.