Also known as a pincushion flower and mourning bride. These soft frilly flowers are a very pretty creamy apricot and have a lovely antique look. The stems are long making for wonderful cut flowers with a long vase life, plants are tall and may need staking.
Type : Annual Position : Full Sun and Shelter Height : 100cm Quantity per packet : 25
Growing Sowing method : Transplant is recommended. Start indoors August - September When to plant : October - November Spacing : 30cm Depth : Surface sow and cover very lightly as light is needed for germination. Germination : 10-12 days Days to maturity : 90-100
Harvesting Flowers : December - March When to pick : When flowers are partially open. Vase life : 7-10 days