Nigella damascena 'Miss Jekyll Alba'
In this mix
|Sow Under Cover|
|Direct Sow/ Plant Out|
- Hardy Annual
- Cutting Garden
- Broad Tolerance
- July - September, 10-12 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.
Pure white, double flowers like a Tudor ruff, with pretty, pure green seed pods.
Nigellas are the classic cottage garden annual which makes 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.