NIGELLA 'Persian Rose'

Medium
Sun
Pink
Reasonable soil
Summer
Seed Packet
Qty
 
 

Description

Average content per packet: 750 seeds

Height 30-40cm 

Easily grown annual with a compact bushy habit and Lacey foliage, with blooms in shades of soft rose. Ideal for cottage garden and cut flower. Blooms are filled by inflated seed pods. Hardy Annual. 

SOWING:

WHEN:

March - May

WHERE:

Indoors -     Moisten compost before sowing. Sow thinly and cover with compost. Germination in 3 weeks. Prick out when large enough to handle, into trays or single pots.

Outdoors -  Prepare a clean, fine crumbly seed bed and scatter the seeds. Rake in and firm gently. Thin out if necessary. 

FLOWER: 

July onwards. Seed pods can be dried for decoration.