Otherwise know as sweet scabious. Frilly flowers in a pretty purple tinged burgundy. The stems are tall and strong making them an elegant addition to the garden and an excellent cutting flower.
Type : Hardy Annual Position : Full Sun Height : 60cm Quantity per packet : 25
Growing Sowing method : Transplant is recommended. Start indoors August - September or autumn so in March - April When to plant : Spring or Autumn Spacing : 30cm Depth : Surface sow and cover very lightly as light is needed for germination. Germination : 7-10 days Days to maturity :90-100
Harvesting Flowers : December - March When to pick : When flowers are partially open. Vase life : 7-10 days