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CENTAUREA cyanus Florence Blue
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
Outdoors - The preferred method. Sow direct in border or containers where they are to flower. Dislike root disturbance
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.
June - September
Average content: 250 seeds