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Amber & Umber Mix

The ultimate just-chuck-in mix of seeds, which romp quickly from sowing to picking, both for the vase and as edible flowers.
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100 seeds

20 seedlings

Delivery:

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Sow Under Cover
Direct Sow/ Plant Out
Flowers/ Harvest

Details:

Type
Hardy Annual
Position
Cutting Garden
Soil
Broad Tolerance
Flowers
June - August
Height
1.2m (4ft)
Common name
English Marigold, Cornflower
Moisture
Well-drained
Aspect
Full Sun
Spread
30cm (12in)
Cultivation
Sow direct in spring or early autumn, sowing thinly in rows 30cm (12in) apart, or in a noughts and crosses grid. Lightly cover seeds with soil. Thin to 30cm (12in). Sow indoors March-April in modules/trays 5cm (2in) apart.

Description

The ultimate just-chuck-in mix of seeds, which romp quickly from sowing to picking, both for the vase and as edible flowers. They make brilliant companion plants too and are loved by all the pollinators and then their seeds are feasted on by the birds.

This mix contains:

Care Tips

Water regularly until established. Keep picking or deadhead to ensure flowers until the first frosts. For stronger plants sow in autumn and over winter. Great for cut flowers and growing in the border or pots.