Nigella 'Albion Black Pod'

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Albion Black Pod
Nigella damascena

White lacy flowers surrounded by ferny foliage on strong tall stems. Flowers fade to large balloon shaped dark plum coloured seed pods which are excellent fresh or dried. Plant in clusters for best effect.

Type : Hardy Annual
Position : Sun
Height : 30-60cm
Quantity per packet : 30

Sowing method : Direct Sow
When to plant : Early spring or in autumn if winter is mild.
Spacing : 10-20cm
Depth : Surface sow and cover gently as light is needed for germination.
Germination : 10-14 days
Days to maturity : 65-70

Flowers : December - March
When to pick : For flowers, when the bud is fully coloured.  For pods when they are firm to touch.
Vase life : 7 days