Big, bright, showy blooms for a real, long lived, splash of colour in the summer border and as cut flowers. The large vibrant, double blooms like flattened domes with a 'crisp' texture are guaranteed to be patted!
This easy to grow half hardy annual prefers a sunny position and well-drained soil. Remove dead flowers regularly to prolong flowering period.
|Flowering Period — Summer, Autumn|
|Light Requirements — Full sun|
|Soil Requirements — Well drained soil|
Sow thinly, 0.25in (0.5cm) deep, in rows 10in (25cm) apart. Keep moist. Once seedlings are large enough to identify, thin out to 10in (25cm) between plants. Remove dead flower heads to prolong flowering.
Keep this plant moist.
Remove dead flower heads to prolong flowering.