Delicate lacy white umbels are produced in abundance on strong, well-branching stems. Beautiful in the landscape and equally useful as a filler flower in bouquets. Decorative seed pods follow the flower.
Plant type: annual
Planting depth: 1/8”
Exposure: full sun
Plant spacing: 9”
Approx seeds per packet: 50
How to sow:
Direct sowing into the garden is recommended. Sow as soon as the soil can be worked in early spring. Seeds can also be sown indoors 4-6 weeks before last frost. Harden off seedlings and transplant outdoors after all danger of frost has passed. Pinching is not necessary.
Orlaya is drought tolerant. For cut flowers, harvest stems when flowers are fully open. 65-70 days to maturity.