Percy Thrower has a superb old fashioned scent.
Long, strong stems carry large creamy flowers with a delicate lilac flush
A very vigorous variety often throwing four or five large flowers on each strong stem.
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How to Guide
Sow 5 seeds in a 12cm/5in pot of moist seed compost. Lightly cover with compost.
Water well after sowing but not again until seedlings emerge. Germinate at 10-15C / 50-60F
Sow 2cm / 1in deep and 10cm / 4 in apart. Water daily until seedlings emerge.
Sowing Distance20cm / 8in
Potting on/Thining Out
Grow on indoor raised seedlings in unheated conditions, ideally in a cold frame.
Hardening Off/Planting Out
From March, spacing 20cm / 8in apart. Support with canes or netting.