CENTAUREA cyanus 'Florence Blue' (Seed)

Small
Sun
Blue
Reasonable soil
Summer
Seed Packet
Qty
 
 

Description

The cottage garden classic is quick and easy to grow and a wonderful cut flower. 'Florence Blue' is a compact selection which grows well in border or containers, with blooms of lovely clear blue. Hardy annual.

SOWING:

WHEN: 

March - May or August - September (to overwinter and flower the following Summer)

WHERE:

Outdoors - sow directly into borders or containers. Dislikes root disturbance

HOW:

Prepare soil or compost and water before sowing. Sow thinly and cover seed to a depth of 0.5cm. Thin seedlings to about 15cm apart. Successional sowing every few weeks will give a long display of colour.