A short plant with soft green lacerated foliage. Above the foliage rises blooms with yellowish flower petals with a showy and interesting flower centre which develops into an even more showy seed pod. Keep cutting these flowers to extend their blooming time.
50 seeds per packet
35 in stock
|Life cycle:||Hardy Annual|
|Climate:||Prefers cool to moderate temperatures and can withstand some frost.|
|Sowing guide:||Direct sow (recommended) in March to April / Semtember or sow in trays and transplant after 8 weeks.|
|Planting Season:||Autumn / Spring / Summer|
|Germination guide:||10-21 days @ 18 C. Light required - cover seed with thin layer of soil.|
|Good Bee Food:||Yes|
|Flowering time:||September (from sowing in March to April) or 70 days (flowers) / 85 days (pods) after sowing in September.|
|Final height:||45 cm|
Harvest flowers when half way open. Otherwise wait for seed pods to form. Pods can be used fresh or dried.