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  • cupid's dart
  • Eventual height: 0.6m
  • Eventual spread: 0.3m

Catananche caerulea 'Major'

cupid's dart

RHS award of garden merit RHS endorsed product
approx 125 seeds £2.80
approx 125 seeds £2.80
  • Position: full sun
  • Soil: any well-drained soil
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Flowering period: June to September
  • Hardiness: fully hardy

    A favourite, first year flowering cottage garden perennial with long lasting blooms on tall slender stems. Perfect for sunny borders and as fresh or dried cut flowers.
    Winner of an Royal Horticultural Society, Award of Garden Merit for reliability and good performance.
    Part of the seed range produced by Mr Fothergill’s Seeds in partnership with the RHS.

  • Garden care: Best treated as an annual or biennial, and will flower most freely in its second year. Sow seeds in situ in mid-spring

  • Sow: February - July

  • Flowering: June - September

  • Approximate quantity: 125 seeds.