Characteristics: Annual 50-60 cm
Seeds per packet: 100
This annual plant produces clusters of blue flowers which will give a pronounced pincushion effect.
Extremely versatile, it is ideal for bedding displays or as a pot plant.
Tropical: Year Round.
Temperate: Spring, Summer & Early Autumn.
Cool climate: Spring & Summer
Sow: 1mm deep
Sow direct in the growing position for best results. If sowing in trays transplant when large enough to handle avoiding excessive root disturbance.
Plant in a well-drained soil in a sunny position.
Plant space: 15-20cm
Germination: 14-21 days
Prefers a well-drained soil in an open sunny position. Water regularly in dry weather and cut back all spent blooms to prolong flowering.