Bachelor's Button, Red Boy

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(Centaurea cyanus) 90 days. A deep crimson spin on the beloved bachelor’s buttons. Droves of pollinators will flock to these lipstick-red blooms. Plants grow to 3 feet and stand tall in the mid or back of borders and beds. Also excellent for containers. A delightful edible flower, perfect for salads and edible garnish.

  • Sun: 6-12 hrs
  • Sprouts in 7-14 days
  • Seed Depth: 1/4 inch
  • Ideal Temperature: 60-75 F
  • Plant Spacing: 6-10” apart
  • Frost Hardy: YES
  • Centaurea cyanus

Growing Tips: Sow in place in fall or winter in mild winter climates or early spring where winters are severe. Space plants 8-12 inches. Removing spent blooms prolongs the blooming season. Self-sows freely.

Availability: Out of stock
Minimum Seed Count: 150
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