Mr Fothergill’s Scabious St George Seeds
€3.40 “Price excl. VAT: €3.00”
Pincushion flowers bustle with beneficial insects. Cottage garden favourites for borders and cutting.
Height: 90 cm(3-feet).
Plant Class: Hardy Annual (HA).
Useful information: Hardy Annual (HA). Full Sun. Suitable for Climbing. Suitable For Cutting. Fragrant Variety. Suitable for Containers.
Sow and Grow: Sow outdoors where they are to flower, 0.5 cm (1/4-inch) deep, directly into finely prepared soil which has already been watered. Seedlings usually appear in 7-21 days. Thin seedlings to 20 cm (8-inch) apart. For a continuous display make sowings at two to three weekly intervals. Water well until plants are established.
Hints and Tips: Remove dead heads to prolong flowering season. For cut flowers, pick just as the flower opens.