Nigella damascena 'Miss Jekyll'
In this mix
|Sow Under Cover|
|Direct Sow/ Plant Out|
- Hardy Annual
- Cutting Garden
- Broad Tolerance
- July - September, 8-10 weeks from spring sowing
- 60cm (24in)
- Common name
- Love in a Mist
- 400 seeds
- Full Sun
- 30cm (12in)
- Sow under cover March and September, or April and August direct. Will self-sow but colours cross breed.
This one is a lovely semi-double sky blue. A classic.
Nigellas are the classic cottage garden annual and make fabulous cut flowers and filler foliage for any vase. They dry brilliantly too.
Keep picking but leave a few flowers to form seed pods for mixing with later flowers.