LITTLE VEGGIE PATCH CO: Edible Flowers | Cornflower
This is a delightful mix of colour and a semi-dwarf variety that grows just 30 to 45cm tall - half the regular size. It blooms earlier than many other varieties and appear in range of shades and colours, from white to pale pink and blues. Easy to grow.
Soil: Ensure your soil is nutrient rich so prepare it with fresh manure and compost a fortnight before planting. Likes a well-drained soil type.
Soil pH Level: 6.5-7.0
Position: Full sun but won’t mind a little afternoon shading.
How to Plant: Sow directly into your patch when daytime temperatures regularly surpass 18-20 degrees. If still too cold, propagate in seed trays and transplant when conditions have improved.
Companion Plants: Cornflowers will attract an array of pollinators through their vivid, bright flowers
Approximate no. of seeds: 45
Note: Seeds are sourced locally and in small batches to ensure they remain at their maximum viability for germination.