This summerflower mixture consists of a delicious smelling mixture of different flowervarieties with blue flowers. Contains a.o.: cornflower, love-in-the-mist, agastache foeniculum, snap dragon, blue flax, verbena and lots of others. This mixture consists of in total about 25 different varieties of blue summerflowering annuals. This mixture is very attrative to bees and butterflies. It flowers from june till september. The height of the flowers varies from low till high and everything inbetween.
Summerflower mixture blue shades
Outdoor sowing: april - mid july
Germination: 14 - 21 days
Germination temp.: 18 - 20 °C
Sowing depth: shallow - ½ cm
Plant position: sunny
Flowers from: june - september
Sow in the beginning of april on a sunny plot. Mix the seeds with some fine and dry sand to make the broadcasting of the seeds easier. Broadcast the seeds and cover them with a very thin layer of soil or rake in the seeds gently. Keep moist and weedfree. This easy low maintenance mixture for a meadow-land doesn't require much maintenance after the seedlings appear.
In the fall, after the flowers have finished flowering, You can mow the pasture to about 5 cm above ground. Let the clippings dry for a couple of days, before You knock the seeds out of them with a shovel. To ensure that Your meadow-land has another nice flower meadow the following year.