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CENTAUREA cyanus - Bachelor Buttons Polka Dot (Cornflower)

TAS Prohibited

Stock: Available

SKU Code: F 500


Family: Asteraceae
Characteristics: Annual 70 cm
Seed per packet: Approx. 75
Seed per gram: Approx. 240

A lovely mixture of blue, rose, white, lavender and pink with many bicolour. Brightly coloured flowers cover the semi-dwarf growth. Extra early bloomer that is easily grown.
Ideal for cut flowers, bedding and borders.

Grow notes:

Adaptable to most good well-drained garden soils in a sunny position. Hardy undemanding plant that tolerates poor soils and is drought and frost resistant.

Tropical: Autumn and Winter.
Late summer and Autumn. 
Autumn and Early Spring.

Sow: 3mm deep.
Sow direct or sow in trays and transplant when large 5-6cm tall.
Plant space: 40cm
Germination: 14-21 days
Flowering: 14-18 weeks

Feed with a soluble fertiliser every two weeks for stronger plants.

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