Characteristics: Perennial 60 cm
Seeds per packet: 50
Decorative feathery foliage and strong stems topped by large, flat flower heads in shades which range from dusky pink to deep cherry red.
Ideal for cutting or equally good for decorating garden or home either fresh or dried.
Adaptable to most soils and is drought and frost resistant. Full sun to part shade.
Tropical: Late Summer & Autumn.
Temperate: Late Summer & Autumn.
Cool climate: Late Summer to Mid-Autumn.
Sow: 3mm deep
Best sown direct or sow in trays and transplant when large enough to handle.
Plant in a well-drained soil in a sunny position.
Plant space: 45-60cm
Germination: 21-28 days