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    Sunsatia Coconut Nemesia

    Nemesia 'Sunsatia Coconut'

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    Sunsatia Coconut Nemesia (Nemesia 'Sunsatia Coconut') at Dutch Growers Garden Centre

    Sunsatia Coconut Nemesia flowers

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    Height:  10 inches

    Spacing:  12 inches

    Sunlight:  full sun  partial shade 

    Hardiness Zone:  (annual)

    Group/Class:  Sunsatia Series

    Brand:  Proven Winners

    Ornamental Features

    Sunsatia Coconut Nemesia features dainty spikes of lightly-scented white pea-like flowers with yellow eyes at the ends of the stems from late spring to late summer. Its small pointy leaves remain green in colour throughout the season. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.

    Landscape Attributes

    Sunsatia Coconut Nemesia is a dense herbaceous annual with an upright spreading habit of growth. Its relatively fine texture sets it apart from other garden plants with less refined foliage.

    This plant will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and should not require much pruning, except when necessary, such as to remove dieback. It has no significant negative characteristics.

    Sunsatia Coconut Nemesia is recommended for the following landscape applications;

    • Mass Planting
    • Rock/Alpine Gardens
    • Border Edging
    • General Garden Use
    • Container Planting
    • Hanging Baskets

    Planting & Growing

    Sunsatia Coconut Nemesia will grow to be about 10 inches tall at maturity, with a spread of 18 inches. When grown in masses or used as a bedding plant, individual plants should be spaced approximately 12 inches apart. Its foliage tends to remain low and dense right to the ground. This fast-growing annual will normally live for one full growing season, needing replacement the following year.

    This plant does best in full sun to partial shade. It requires an evenly moist well-drained soil for optimal growth. It is not particular as to soil pH, but grows best in rich soils. It is somewhat tolerant of urban pollution. Consider applying a thick mulch around the root zone over the growing season to conserve soil moisture. This particular variety is an interspecific hybrid. It can be propagated by cuttings; however, as a cultivated variety, be aware that it may be subject to certain restrictions or prohibitions on propagation.

    Sunsatia Coconut Nemesia is a fine choice for the garden, but it is also a good selection for planting in outdoor containers and hanging baskets. It is often used as a 'filler' in the 'spiller-thriller-filler' container combination, providing a mass of flowers against which the larger thriller plants stand out. Note that when growing plants in outdoor containers and baskets, they may require more frequent waterings than they would in the yard or garden.

     
     
    Hardiness Zone Plant Height Minimum Sunlight
    Characteristics
    Massing  Rock  Edging  Garden  Container  Basket 
    Applications
    Flowers  Texture 
    Ornamental Features

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