Sow in a propagator on a windowsill or in pots or trays in a greenhouse at approximately 15-20ºC (60-80ºF) using a good quality, finely sieved, moist compost. Do not cover as seed needs light to germinate, but keep out of sunlight and maintain moisture (germination 10-20 days). Transplant seedlings singly into 75mm (3") pots and gro0w on in good light. Finally when plants have made sufficient root, pot on into 125mm (5") pots. Grow in a greenhouse, as a houseplant or on a sunny patio.
Ideal for beds and borders, patio pots and containers, greenhouse. Prefers full sun or partial shade. Pinch the initial growth to encourage a bushy plant habit.