2 1/2' to 3'
average to rich, well-drained soil with a neutral pH; salt tolerant
zones 4-11 depending on variety
spring and summer
variety of colors in large, dense clusters of papery blooms
seeds, cuttings, and division
beds, borders, seaside gardens, cut flowers, and dried flowers
Start seeds indoors 6 to 8 weeks prior to last frost date or sow directly outdoors in spring after danger of frost has passed. Plants may be divided in the spring or cuttings can be taken when dormant in mid-winter and grown in pots indoors or in a cold frame until transplanted in the spring. Statice is easy to grow and makes an excellent choice for use in fresh or dried flower arrangements.
Statice is resistant to deer.