DUSTY MILLER SEEDS
Jacobaea maritima syn. Senecio cineraria
NEW LOOK Dusty Miller
Large silvery-white leaves are deeply lobed and moderately fuzzy. Plants grow 9-12 in. tall in cooler climates, up to 18" tall in areas with a long and warm growing season. The foliage of New Look dusty miller is popular as a filler in cut-flower bouquets.
SILVERDUST Dusty Miller
Forms neat 12 in. mounding plants with attractive, finely cut, silvery-white foliage. Excellent for front of borders or in containers. Beautiful when mass planted. Silverdust Dusty Miller provides interesting contrast to green leaf bedding plants. Packet is ⅛ gram, about 250 seeds.
How to Plant Dusty Miller
Sow Dusty Miller seed in cell packs or lats. Press into soil, do not cover. Needs light to germinate. Kept at 75°F., germination is in 10-21 days. Transplant into the garden 8-12 in. apart.
Growing Dusty Miller: Silverdust Dusty Miller needs full sun and good drainage. The easy to grow plants tolerate both heat and drought, and are deer resistant.