Bachelor’s Button Classic Romantic Seeds

Bachelor’s Button Classic Romantic Seeds

Centaurea cyanus

Item #1308

Annual. Classic Romantic is a delightful mix of single and semi-double flowers in many shades, ensuring every bloom is unique. Easy to grow and perfect for a cottage garden, a large container, or simply to add some romance to the flower border. Harvest the “cute-as-a-button” flowers for fresh or dried bouquets, or as edible decorations on hors d’ouevres and cakes. Save the dried petals for colorful potpourris! Flowers readily reseed themselves and produce new plants the following year.




Annual

Full sun

Blooms summer

2'-3' tall

Days to Emerge:
7-14 days

Seed Depth:
1/4"

Seed Spacing:
A group of
4 seeds
every 6"-8"

Thinning:
When 1"-2" tall,
thin to
1 every 6"-8"


When to sow outside: RECOMMENDED. 1 to 2 weeks before average last frost. Sow in late summer to early fall in mild climates for winter bloom.

When to start inside: 4 to 6 weeks before average last frost. Does not transplant well.

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