These sensational single flower heads grow up to 3.5 in across in a range of reds, pinks and whites. The finely feathered foliage provides an attractive backdrop to lower growing plants. A half hardy annual which prefers a sunny position and relatively poor soil.
|Growth Height — 120cm|
|Flowering Period — Summer, Autumn, Spring|
|Light Requirements — Part Shade|
|Soil Requirements — Well drained soil|
Sow in flowering position. Thin as necessary. Deadhead to prolong flowering season. For even results in cooler conditions, sow 0.5cm deep in pots or trays of seed compost. Maintain gentle warmth - 16C (61F) and keep moist. Thin (prick out) to other trays when seedlings are large enough to handle. Harden off before planting out in late spring spacing 45cm apart.
Deadhead this plant to prolong its flowering season.