Fleuroselect Novelty Award Winner. This classic, fantastic mix blends classic cornflower blue with deep indigo, including numerous combinations of bicolor blue flowers. Plants grow 2½ to 3 ft. tall by 10 in. wide, bloom from late spring to late summer when flowers are cut regularly for bouquets.
Growing Classic Fantastic Bachelor's Button Seeds
Sow 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 in. apart. Can be started indoors in 2 in. pots, 4 - 6 weeks before planting out. Kept at 65° F., germination is in 1-2 weeks.
Grow Bachelor's Button: 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. Plants self-sow.
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