Return To Shop → Add other products to your cart.

FLOWER – CORNFLOWER SWEET SULTAN POLKA DOT

$3.00

  • Seeds per Pack: 150

In stock

FLOWERS – CORNFLOWER CENTAUREA SWEET SULTAN POLKA DOT

Centaurea cyanus

Hardy annual, plants to 70cm, great for cutting, like the morning sun, tolerates shade, average well-drained soil, drought tolerant. Shades of white, pink, lilac, purple and yellow. Introduced over 350 years ago, this is an easily grown, cottage garden favorite. It is a bushy plant with deeply cut leaves & bears lovely fluffy, sweet-scented flowers in a wide variety of colors. Large, soft ‘powder puff’ blooms with a sweet scent. Easy to grow for the border & as cut flowers.

Cover seeds lightly & pat down, keep moist but not wet. Sow direct early spring or early autumn.

 

Germination Time (Days) 14 – 21
Flowering Time (Days) 100 – 130
Sowing Depth (mm) 3
Plant Spacing (cm) 40
pH 6 – 7
Soil Temperature (°C)
Hardy / Frost Tender Hardy
Sow Direct / Raise Seedlings

Sow Direct / Raise Seedlings

Seed Preparation
SKU: FLC-SSPD Category: