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Bachelor's Buttons 'Boy Formula Mix'

Bachelor's Buttons 'Boy Formula Mix'


Centaurea cyanus ‘Boy Formula Mix’

A wonderful early spring/cool season flower. This seed can be planted as soon as the soil can be worked in the spring. One of the earliest blooms in the garden. Bachelor’s Buttons are an old fashion flower grown in many wild flower gardens. They are also an edible flower that are most commonly used to garnish desserts or brighten a salad.

Planting Instructions:

  1. Seeds should be sown directly in the soil as soon as the ground can be worked in the spring.

  2. This variety prefers a full-sun location (>6 hours)

  3. Plant seeds 1/4” deep and lightly cover with soil. Space seed 4-6” apart.

  4. Be sure to water the seeds in well after planting.

  5. Seedlings will emerge 7-14 days after planting.

  6. Plants like cooler weather and can also be planted late summer for a fall bloom.

*84% germination rate - 1 pkg includes approximately 50 seeds - Average maturity 90-110 days.

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