Seed Exchange - Great conversation piece in any garden. Interesting spikes of green bell-shaped calyces surrounding the insignificant white flowers, quite fragrant. Excellent for cutting; color and shape are preserved nicely when dried. Native to the Mediterranean region. Half-hardy annual, 18-36" tall.
Half-hardy annual that grows to 18-36 inches tall
Bell-shaped green calyces surround tiny white flowers
Great as a cut flower or for drying
This variety will grow well in most regions of the United States but prefers cool growing seasons.
Instructions - Sow seeds indoors just beneath the surface of the soil. Transplant when a light frost is still possible. Prefers average soil. May require staking.
Sow seed indoors 6-8 weeks before the last frost
Germination 8-25 days
Plant 10-12 apart
Full Sun to Partial Shade
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