1 2 3 4 5 6 7

Summer Edible Flowers Collection

We use edible flowers every day at Perch Hill and these are my current favourites - they make great cut flowers too.
1

6 packets of seed

6 x 9cm pots (511772-6)

DELIVERY INFORMATION
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Direct Sow
Flowers/ Harvest

Details:

Position
Kitchen Garden
Soil
Broad Tolerance
Flowers
June - October
Height
60cm (24in)
Moisture
Moist but Well-drained
Aspect
Full Sun
Cultivation
Grow these plants in well-drained soil in sun to partial shade. As well as the kitchen garden, they also work well in the middle of a herbaceous border. Support maybe required.

Description

If you like this, you may also like All Year Edible Flower Seed Collection

We use edible flowers every day at Perch Hill and these are my current favourites – some old and some new members of traditional edible flower families. They make great cut flowers too.

This collection contains 1 plant each of:
  • Tagetes patula 'Linnaeus Burning Embers'
  • Nasturtium 'Purple Emperor' (Tropaeolum majus)
  • Calendula officinalis 'Sunset Buff'
  • Borage (borago officinalis)
  • Tagetes tenuifolia 'Red Gem'
  • Heart's Ease (Viola tricolor)

Care Tips

Deadhead to prolong flowering. May need staking.