In this mix
|Direct Sow/ Plant Out|
- Half-Hardy Annual
- Border (Front), Container Garden
- Fertile, Neutral
- June - August
- 35cm (14in)
- Common name
- False Blue Flax
- Moist but Well-drained
- Full Sun
- 30cm (12in) in the border, 10-15cm (4-6in) in a container
- Sow seed indoors in spring, move to a cooler position once seedlings emerge. Pot on and harden off before planting outside after all risk of frost has passed.
Beautiful, delicate flax-like flowers to give you summer sky-blue pots and front of border fillers for many weeks at a stretch.
Very quick to flower and self-seeds to flower again in the same year.
Cut back after flowering to encourage a second flush of flowers.