• Treat as annual
  • Hardy
  • Fun for kids

Seed Count

How to grow


Full sun


Sow direct where they are to grow or, in cooler months, raise in trays of Yates Seed Raising Mix under glass. Firm down, water gently and keep moist through germination period. Thin out or transplant when large enough to handle.


Choose a sunny, well-drained position with light sandy soil. Add Yates Blood & Bone and Yates Hydrangea Pinking Liquid Lime & Dolomite before planting. Water only when dry and apply Yates Thrive Soluble Plant Food regularly. Protect from snails and slugs with Yates Blitzem.


This is an ideal dried flower variety that holds its colour well. Pick flowers when fully opened and tie in bunches. Hang with heads down in cool, well-aired indoor position until fully dried.

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