An old-fashioned cottage flower in a charming colour selection. Well-branching plants produce a profusion of blooms above delicate fernlike foliage. Each bloom features the most characteristic markings. Beautiful in the garden and a useful filler flower in the vase.
Plant type: annual
Planting depth: 1/8”
Exposure: full sun
Plant spacing: 9-12”
Approx seeds per packet: 100
How to grow:
Sow seeds indoors 6-8 weeks before last frost. Harden off seedlings and transplant outdoors after last frost. May also be direct sown. Pinch seedlings when 4” tall.
Poor Man’s Orchid is an easy to grow annual. Plants will benefit from support. Makes a long lasting cut flower. 90 days to maturity.