Rich, purple-blue flowers coupled with deep green bracts, borne on long, strong stems. Great for foliage as well as filler flowers.
Also known as Honeywort.
Type: Hardy Annual
Site: Full sun
Seeds: approx 15
Soak seeds overnight before sowing.
You have a number of choices for sowing:
1. Sow in September onwards for planting out before the first frost date.
2. Sow in March under cover then prick out and plant out April/May
3. Direct sow in April or May.
Can be grown in containers.
Flowers 12 weeks after sowing.