The small pale blue flowers are pretty but fleeting and transform quickly into stunning bronze globe shaped seed heads. The papery heads with lots of star shaped seeds make for excellent drying.
Type : Annual
Position : Full Sun
Height : 90cm
Quantity per packet : 25
Sowing method : Transplant is recommended. Start indoors August - September
When to plant : Spring or early autumn
Spacing : 30cm
Depth : Surface sow and cover very lightly as light is needed for germination.
Germination : 10-12 days
Days to maturity :90-95
Flowers : December - March
When to pick : When seed pods are fully formed.