Mitella japonica variegata
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30 seeds per packet.
A rare, evergreen, creeping, woodland species in the Saxifrage family from Japan. Attractive, green leaves with variable patterns of yellow and white variegation and spikes of intricate, miniature, green and red flowers. Height 40 cm. Flowering April to May. Moist, well-drained soil in part to full shade.
Sow from March to June. Surface sow small seeds thinly, press in gently and keep top of pot moist. Keep pot warm at 15 to 20°C until germination, then move to somewhere cooler.
Carefully prick out seedlings when they have developed true leaves and are large enough to transplant to individual pots to grow on.