Small white flowers give way to decorative, bronze-colored seed heads. These globe-shaped heads can be used fresh or dried. Also known as drumstick flower.
50 seeds per packet
74 in stock
|Climate:||Tender perennial in areas with mild winters. Sensitive to frost.|
|Sowing guide:||Sow in trays in early spring (recommended). Time sowing so that seedlings receive temperatures of 10-13 C. Transplant after 4-6 weeks. Alternatively, direct sow in spring.|
|Germination guide:||10-12 days @ 18-21 C. Light required - cover seed with very thin layer of soil|
|Flowering time:||90 days after sowing|
|Final height:||80 cm|
Provide horisontal plant support.
For seed heads, harvest when they are light green with dark edges and as soon as the star-shaped centers are turning black. Later harvesting (after the centers have fully turned or start to fall out), will result in seed heads shattering.