Attractive flower clusters followed by flat, round, translucent, papery seed pods. Easy to grow plants that are a magnet for bees and other pollinators. Flowers May-June (year 2). Height 60cm (2'). HB - Hardy biennial.
- Attractive to bees and other pollinators
- Easy to grow
- Seed pods are great as dried flowers
Sow the seed thinly direct into a finely raked, moist, warm, weed-free seedbed 6mm (¼") deep. Thin out seedlings to achieve a final spacing of 10cm (4"). In early autumn transplant to flowering position 30cm (12") apart in partial shade for flowering the following spring. Attractive flowers are followed by silvery seed pods.