Delivery £4.95 for UK orders over £30. Free Click & Collect from our nursery.

Shopping Basket

Your basket is empty

 

Subscribe to our newsletter


CENTAUREA cyanus Florence Blue

CENTAUREA cyanus Florence Blue
Sorry this item is currently out of stock.

Details

The cottage garden classic, quick and wasy to grow and a wonderful cut flower. Florence Blue is a compact selection which grows well in border or containers, with blooms of lovely clear blue

 

Ht 35cm

Description

SOWING:

Outdoors - The preferred method. Sow direct in border or containers where they are to flower. Dislike root disturbance


WHEN:

March - May or August - September (to over winter and flower the flowering summer)


THE NEXT STEPS:

Sow directly into well drained and finely prepared soil or compost and water before sowing to ensure soil moist. COver seeds to a depth of around 0.5cm. Emergence will take 2-3 weeks, and seedlings can be thinned to 10-15cm apart. Successional sowings a few weeks apar will give a long display of colour.

 

FLOWER:

June - September

 

Average content: 250 seeds