• Treat as annual
  • Foliage colour
  • Pots and garden beds

Seed Count

How to grow


Full sun or part shade


Take special care as this seed is very fine. Spread thinly and press lightly (as seeds need light to germinate) into trays of Yates Seed Raising Mix. Water with a fine mist spray. Keep trays in a warm place and retain moisture by covering with glass or plastic cling wrap. Transplant when large enough to handle.


Choose a semi shaded position in well drained soil. Add Yates Blood & Bone before planting. Water moderately and feed with Yates Thrive Soluble Flower & Fruit Plant Food regularly. Protect from snails and slugs with Yates Blitzem.


Pinch out flower buds as they form and prune to keep plant low and to promote leaf growth.

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