Blooms: 2-3 inches
Height: 1-2 feet
Long stemmed blooms of orange, yellow, apricot and cream peak in spring to early summer but can last through the fall. Pinch off faded blooms to prolong flowering season. This annual prefers cooler climates. Attractive to beneficial pollinators.
1 g per packet (approx. 150-200 seeds)
Sow seed directly in the garden once all danger of frost has passed. For earlier blooms, start seed indoors 6-8 weeks before last frost. Plant seeds ¼ inch deep, 6 inches apart. Seedlings will emerge in 10-14 days.