'American Basket Flower- Rosy Lilac' seeds
- Annual 120cm
- Easy to grow
Annual growing to 120cm tall. Native to North America these plants have an open upright habit with long slender stalks topped with puffy feathery lilac flower heads. The flower buds and underside of the flowers have an intricate basket weave pattern. Great for cottage gardens, wildflower meadows, beds and borders. Very easy to grow. Makes an excellent cut flower. Great for attracting bees and butterflies. Will grow in poor soil conditions. Also known as 'American star thistle' or 'thornless thistle'.
Seeds per gram: 85
Product code: E8-11
Best Months to Sow
Quick Sowing Guide
|Method||Sow direct or raise seedlings|
|Season||Autumn and spring|
|Germination||14-21 days @ 15-20°C|
|Hardiness / Life Cycle||Hardy Annual|
|Position||Full sun, well drained moist soil|
|Days Until Maturity||120 days|
*Notes: Deadhead to prolong flowering. Plants may need some support.
How To Grow
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