Ridolfia segetum

Ridolfia segetum has longer flowering and hugely prolific acid-green golden plateau flowers – like dill, but even better for flower arranging. More
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Ridolfia segetum has longer flowering and hugely prolific acid-green golden plateau flowers – like dill, but even better for flower arranging. A top favourite plant.

Genus Ridolfia segetum
Type Hardy Annual
Common Name Corn Parsley, False Fennel
Border Position Back
Soil Type Fertile, Neutral
Scent Unscented
Site Full Sun, Shelter
Moisture Well-drained
Height 100cm (39in)
Spacing 30cm (12in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Sow indoors March-May and/or August-September. Or sow direct in a sunny position from mid spring.
Care Tips May need some support.
Flowering June - October, 12 weeks from spring sowing
Vase Life 5-7 days. Makes a great cut flower.
Harvesting Flower production: 2-3 months.
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  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
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Reviewed 28th June 2015 by Clark Lawrence

It's true - the colour is good, and the flower heads are light and lovely, but I've seen several people touch this flower in my garden hoping to get a whiff of something interesting and Ha-ha! Nothing at all. Generous self-sowers, but any dill lover is bound to ask why anyone would want such a flower in the garden.

Zingy colour

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Reviewed 18th June 2015 by Judith Queree

Tall and elegant, a see through plant with a really wonderful acid yellow colour. An unusual annual that gently seeds it self and fool everyone as they go to rub the leaf thinking it is fennel or dill. easy to get out if it is in the wrong place which is always an important consideration.