Seed - Catananche Cupid's Dart
1 RHS Catananche Cupid's Dart seed pack
(Botanical name: Catananche caerulea ‘Major’)
Pack Size 125 seeds
A favourite cottage garden perennial with long lasting blooms on tall slender stems. The rich coloured blooms are perfect for borders and can be used fresh or dried as exquisite cut flowers. Suitable for sunny locations and tolerant of dry conditions. Ideal for the home gardener these easy to grow plants are sure to impress.
Winner of an RHS Award of Garden Merit for reliability and good performance.
Plant Height: 60cm Spread: 30cm.
How to Grow:
Thinly sow 5mm (1/4in) deep in rows 25cm (10in) apart. Firm gently and keep moist. Seedlings appear in 14-21 days.
Begin by thinning seedlings out to 10cm (4in) apart and later thin out to their final spacing of 25cm (10in) apart. Keep well-watered and weed free.
When to Sow/Plant Seed:
Spring to early Summer.
Spring and Summer