An heirloom flower traditionally grown as a dried flower, winged everlasting can be used fresh or dried. This charming annual is an easy to grow addition to the cutting garden, and useful as a filler flower in bouquets and floral arrangements. A pollinator favourite.
Plant type: annual
Planting depth: surface sow
Exposure: full sun
Plant spacing: 9”
Approx seeds per packet: 100
How to sow:
Sow seeds indoors 4-6 weeks before last frost. Cover seeds lightly as light is required for germination. Harden off and transplant outdoors. Pinching not necessary.
Harvest blooms when half open. For dried blooms, hang bunches of stems upside down in a warm, dark, and dry place. 70-80 days to maturity.