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Cornflower- Bachelor's Button - seeds
Jamestown Flower Farm

Cornflower- Bachelor's Button - seeds

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Cornflower - Bachelor's button 

 

Upright plants produce abundant double and semi-double blooms in a mix of blues, pinks and white. Prefers cool growing temperatures. Sow directly in autumn or spring and cover seeds lightly. Thin seedlings to 20 cm apart. Deadhead regularly.

 

Latin name Centaurea cyanus
Seed count Approximately 50 seeds per packet
Height 50 - 60 cm
Days to flower About 65 - 75 days
Water requirements  Water every 2 - 3 days

 

Annual Cut Flower   |   Plant in full sun

Sowing Instructions:

Sow directly in autumn or spring - May or Aug/Sept.

Space 20cm apart

Uses:   Cut flower, edible flower, and beneficial insect attractant.                                                                           Can be used as a dried flower esp as food confetti.