Tall, elegant spires of large tightly packed blooms.
This is a magnificent border plant and comes in a range of beautiful colours including pink, white, mauve and many different shades of blue.
Plants are mildew resist and make a majestic cut flower display.
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How to Guide
Almost fill a seed tray with moist seed compost. Sow seeds thinly over the surface, and lightly cover them with a little more compost. Place in warmth 10-15C (50-60F), and keep moist.
Sowing Distance45cm / 18in
Potting on/Thining Out
Keep seedlings in a light position, but shade from bright sun. When large enough to handle transplant 5cm (2in) apart into trays of potting compost. Alternatively, transplant individually into 8cm (3in) pots
Hardening Off/Planting Out
Gradually accustom plants to outside conditions for 2-3 weeks before planting from April onwards. Allow 45cm (18in) between plants.