Fast growing, upright, summer annual with double, daisy-like, papery flower heads in shades of purple, rose and white. Cut flowers are terrific for dried arrangements. Grows 2-3′ tall. Packet is 2 grams, about 2,400 seeds.
How to Plant Xeranthemum Seeds
Direct sow into prepared seed beds in rows spaced 12 in. apart. Thin to 6-8 in. apart. Can be started indoors in 2 in. containers.