Bachelor's Button Tall Mix - Centaurea

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Bachelor's Button Tall Mix is an easy to grow heirloom variety that grows to 36 inches tall. Also known as cornflower. Self-sows freely. These vibrant flowers come in shades of blue, purple, pink, red and white, and make an excellent addition to any garden. Not only do they look great, but they also attract honey bees and wild bees, making them perfect for pollinator gardens. And if that wasn't enough, the petals are edible too - so why not sprinkle them on salads, cottage cheese or desserts? Give Bachelor's Button Tall Mix a try today! 750mg ~ 150 seeds.

Plant seeds directly in the garden as soon as the soil can be worked, roughly a few weeks prior to average last frost date. Optimum soil temperature for seed germination is 60-70°F. When seedlings are 1" tall, thin to 1 plant every 6-12". Or, start seed indoors 3-5 weeks before transplanting into the garden. Transplant to the garden 1-2 weeks after your average last frost.

Scientific Name: Centaurea cyanus
Days to Maturity: 65-75
Seed Depth: 1/4"
Days to Sprout: 7-14
Plant Spacing: 6-12"
Row Spacing: 18-24"
Light Requirements: Sunny
Plant Height: 24-36"
Life Cycle: Annual
Frost Hardy: No

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