Cottage Garden collection

cottage garden collection

approx 2200 seeds £3.99 Buy
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  • Position: full sun
  • Soil: poor, well-drained soil
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Flower colour: yellow, blue, purple, mauve, pink and white
  • Other features: includes: Centaurea cyanus (cornflower), Oenothera biennis (evening primrose), Digitalis purpurea (foxglove), Lupinus polyphyllus (lupin), Leucanthemum vulgare (ox-eye daisy), Dipsacus fullnum (teasel) and Malva moschata (musk mallow) All parts of the Digitalis and Lupinus may cause severe discomfort if ingested and contact with the foliage may irritate skin.
  • Hardiness: fully hardy

    Create your own cottage garden with swathes of purple, blue and white wildflowers topped by flowering spikes which will last throughout the summer months.Chosen for their colour and beauty, these flowers attract birds, bees, butterflies and moths.

  • Garden care: After flowering cut back the faded flower-stems down to the ground and add them to your compost heap.



  • Sow: March - October

  • Flowering: June - September

  • Approximate quantity: 2200seeds.

  • Harmful if eaten

Scabiosa 'Butterfly Blue'

pincushion flower

Delightful pale blue pincushion flowers

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Dianthus carthusianorum

carthusian pink

Vibrant magenta flowers

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Nepeta × faassenii

catmint

Loose drifts of lavender flowers. Great for edging

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    Can you tell me the best way to plant these seeds - can I just rake and sow?
    Asked on 4/21/2013 by Blossom from Bromley, Kent

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      Ideally the seeds should be sown in Spring or Autumn into a well-raked seed bed. Scatter the seed rake lightly and firm down well. Keep well watered and weeded in the early stages. There is sufficient seed in this packed to cover two square metres.

      Answered on 4/22/2013 by Helen from Crocus
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