Easy to grow, beautiful annual flower in a mix of mauve, lavender, blue, purple and rose shades with decorative, feathery foliage. Perfect for summer bedding where they will happily flower all summer long. Brilliant for cutflowers and the seed pods are useful for winter flower arrangements.
Hardy Annual Flowers: June to September Height: 40cm, Spread: 25cm Position: Sun
Packet of 250 seeds
Our seeds are hand packed in our unique, reusable, paper packets and a detailed growing guide is supplied to help you get the best from your seeds.
When to Sow: Sow March to May outdoors in flowering position. Can also be sown outdoors in September in mild areas for early flowers the following year.
Sowing: Sow 3mm deep directly into well raked, moist soil. If sowing in rows, leave 30cm between rows. Provide protection from slugs and snails. Germination takes about 21 days.
Growing: When the seedlings are large enough to handle, thin to 25cm apart. Once the plants start to flower, deadhead or cut the flowers regularly to encourage more flowering.