Sow 2 seeds together, 12mm (½”) deep in full sun, either in pots or direct in the garden. Thin to the strongest seedling when 50mm (2”) tall. Can be grown in a range of pot sizes, producing multiple flower heads when grown in pots of 20cm (8”) diameter or larger. Water regularly in dry weather. Seedlings emerge 10-14 days.
When To Plant
Spring to early Summer.
When to Sow/Plant
These seeds may be treated with a fungicide (Thiram or Apron XL), do not eat the seeds or feed them to animals.
Fungicide treatment is an AQIS requirement for certain varieties of seeds. It does not affect your crops or harm insects such as bees.
If your packet has been treated it will be well marked with a warning and the seeds will be dyed a distinct colour.
Our Seed Guarantee
If you are not completely satisfied with these seeds Mr. Fothergill's will gladly replace them for free. Performance subject to growing conditions.