Ideally 5 to 6 pots in Kitchen Garden should be placed for seasonal flowers. It not only create aesthetic value to home as well as pleasant to our eyes whenever we notice during the day. There are more than 100 flower plants for winter season. We have selected only 5. All these plants have height of not more than 30 cm and can be accommodated in any space available.
1. Phlox : Plants are dwarf with height of 20-45 cm.Seeds are sown in Sep-Oct. Transplanting is done one month after sowing.Flowers are produced in clusters at the end of branches covering the whole plant.
2. Petunia : Plants are dwarf with height of 20-40 cm.Seedlings are transplanted 15-25 days after sowing. Seeds are sown in Sep-Oct.Full sun light required for growth.
3. China Aster : Plants are 15-50 cm in height.It takes about 90-105 days to flower after sowing. Sowing is done in Sep to Oct.It grow best in sun light.
4. Carnation or Dianthus : It takes about 100 days to flower after sowing. Seedlings are transplanted after one month of sowing.Plant need full sunlight and cool weather for growth. Plants are 30-45 cm tall.