Dwarf plants, golden flowers
Dwarf, compact plants with golden flowers and really dark centres. Fast growing, successional sowing for flowers all summer.
- Suitable for Attracting Bees & Butterflies
- Grow in Full Sun
- Suitable for Cutting
Plant Class: Hardy Annual (HA).
Habit: Medium, Upright.
Sow outdoors, March-May, where they are to flower, 1.5cm (½") deep, directly into finely-prepared, well-drained soil, which has already been watered. Sow two seeds together every 30cm (12"). Seedlings usually appear in 14-21 days. Remove the weaker plant, which can be transplanted if desired. Water well until young plants are established. Or sow indoors, March-May, 1.5cm (½") deep, individually in small pots of compost. Water well and place in a cold frame or greenhouse. Keep the compost moist. Gradually accustom plants to outside conditions (avoid frosts), before planting out, May-June, 30cm (12") apart. Flowers: June to September.