Cornflower 'Blue Boy'

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CORNFLOWER 
Blue Boy
Centaurea cyanus

Otherwise known as Bachelor Buttons these are an incredibly easy annual to grow. These classic blue cornflowers are a rich deep colour and last exceptionally well when cut.  Try sowing some in autumn to get strong plants and early flowers.

Type : Hardy Annual
Position : Sun
Height : 75cm
Quantity per packet : 50 

Growing
Sowing method : Direct sow where they are to grow.
When to plant : September - November or autumn sow March
Spacing : 30cm
Depth : Surface sow
Germination : 12-16 days
Days to maturity : 65-70

Harvesting
Flowers : December - March
When to pick : When partially open.
Vase life : 6-7 days