This old-time favorite produces beautiful 3- to 6-inch flowers on tall, showy spikes. To capture the look of English cottage gardens, plant it along fences and walls. Fully double flowers in shades of crimson, pink, rose, yellow and white attract butterflies. blooms mid-summer.
Plant seeds outdoors after the last frost in well-drained soil enriched with compost. Sow seeds, cover lightly with soil and keep moist until seedlings are established.
Water when the top 3-inch layer of soil is dry. Fertilize monthly. Stake to prevent wind breakage. After flowering, plants re-seed themselves.
Height: 60 to 72 Inches
Days to Sprout: 10 To 14 Days
Planting Depth: 0.25 - 0.25 Inches
Plant Spacing: 6 - 8 Inches
Spacing After Thinning: 18 - 18 Inches