Annuals, biennials and perennials. Fabulous colors in a mix of ground covers and tall spires are within this packet! A shady spot, whether under a tree or structure, or near a north-facing wall can be a real challenge for the gardener – many favorite flowers refuse to bloom. No need to resort to plastic plants or pink flamingos – this mix is the real deal for shade gardens!
Annuals, biennials and perennials
Days to Emerge:
When to sow outside: RECOMMENDED. 1 to 2 weeks before average last frost. A second option: sow half the seed 4 weeks before the average last frost (hoping the last frost is earlier than usual) and sow the second half a week or two after the average last frost (just to be safe).
When to start inside: Not recommended.
SOWN AT THE RATE OF 25 SEEDS PER SQ. FT.,
THIS MIX COVERS APPROXIMATELY 650 SQ. FT. AND INCLUDES: (Percent of mix by weight)
Baby Blue Eyes (A). .15%
Balsam 'Tom Thumb' Mix (A). .15%
Annual Candytuft (A). .15%
Chinese Forget-Me-Not (A). .15%
English Wallflower (B). .11%
Annual Baby's Breath (A). .10%
Virginia Stock (A). .4%
Sweet William Pinks (B). .3%
Coleus 'Rainbow' Mix (A). .2%
Columbine Dwarf Mix(P). .2%
Shirley Poppy Mix (A). .2%
Alpine Forget-Me-Not (P). .2%
Johnny-Jump-Up (P). .2%
Tussock Bellflower (P). .1%
Snapdragon, Dwarf Spurred (A). .1%
A-Annual, B-Biennial, P-Perennial
Artist: Libby Kyer