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BACHELOR'S BUTTON SEEDS

Cyanus segetum syn. Centaurea cyanus

 How to plant Bachelor's  Button seeds 

Bachelor's Buttons produce an abundant supply of 2-inch double, fringed, thistle-like blooms in late spring and early summer. In mild summer areas they will continue to flower until September if old flowers are removed. Attracts butterflies. Sow seeds in fall in mild winter areas or early spring everywhere.

Bachelor's Buttons need little care. Plants are deer resistant. Blooms attract butterflies. Superb cut flowers, fresh or dried.

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CLASSIC ARTISTIC Bachelor's Button Seeds

A rich blend of plum, rose, white, and classic cornflower blue shades, along with numerous combinations of bicolor flowers. Grows 2½ to 3 feet tall by 10 inches wide, and blooms from late spring to late summer when cut regularly for bouquets.

200 seeds - $2.49
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CLASSIC MAGIC Bachelor's Button Seeds

Fleuroselect Novelty Award Winner. This enchanting mix blends pastel and deeper rose shades with deep mahogany brown, including numerous combinations of bicolor flowers with white accents. Grows 2½ to 3 feet tall by 10 inches wide, and blooms from late spring to late summer when cut regularly for bouquets.

200 seeds - $2.49
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CLASSIC FANTASTIC Bachelor's Button Seeds

Fleuroselect Novelty Award Winner. This fantastic mix blends classic cornflower blue with deep indigo, including numerous combinations of bicolor blue flowers. Grows 2½ to 3 feet tall by 10 inches wide, and blooms from late spring to late summer when cut regularly for bouquets.

200 seeds - $2.49
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CLASSIC ROMANTIC Bachelor's Button Seeds

Fleuroselect Novelty Award Winner. This romantic mix blends powder-puff pink with deep carmine red, including numerous combinations of bicolor pink and red flowers. Grows 2½ to 3 feet tall by 10 inches wide, and blooms from late spring to late summer when cut regularly for bouquets.

200 seeds - $2.49
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BLUE BOY Bachelor's Button Seeds

Produces an abundant supply of 2-inch, double, fringed, thistle-like, sky blue flowers on 2-3 foot tall plants in late spring and early summer. In mild summer areas they will continue to flower until September if the old flowers are removed.

400 seeds - $2.49
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WHITE BALL Bachelor's Button Seeds

Heavy blooming 30-36" plants carry creamy white blooms. Packet is ⅛ ounce, about 750 seeds.

⅛ Ounce - $2.49
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BLACK BALL Bachelor's Button Seeds

Crimson-black flowers on 2-3 foot tall plants. They are superb for cutting. A unique selection.

400 seeds - $2.49
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RED BALL Bachelor's Button Seeds

Two to three foot tall plants with raspberry-pink flowers. They are long-lasting fresh cut or dried flowers. Packet is ⅛ ounce, about 750 seeds.

⅛ Ounce - $2.49
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How to Plant Bachelor's Button Seeds

Direct sow in rows, 6 seeds per foot as soon as the soil can worked in spring. Thin to 6-12 inches apart. Can be started indoors in 2 inch pots, 4 - 6 weeks before planting out. Kept at 65° F., germination is in 1-2 weeks.

Growing Bachelor's Buttons: Full sun, part sun in warm climates. Tolerates wide variety of soils provided drainage is good. Moderate water. Best performance in cool weather. In mild winter climates seed can be sown in fall for very early flowering the following season. Excellent cut flowers, fresh or dried. Attracts bees and butterflies. Deer resistant. self-sows.