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CORNFLOWER ‘RED BALL’

CORNFLOWER ‘RED BALL’

Centaurea cyanus
Member $4.25
Non-Member $5.50
A magenta jewel of a cornflower. The plush carmine flowers are held on long stems above the fine felted foliage. A rounded perfect bloom for a buttonhole. As with all cornflower, tall long-lasting repeat flowers throughout spring. The ruby tones of this selection from the 2020 Diggers Flower trials will bring a deeper colour to the flower garden. Beneficial flower for good insects and bees in the garden.
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SEEDS: S513

Growing Information

Sow direct in Autumn-Spring
Height To 100cm
Position in Full Sun
100 Seeds Per Packet
Hardy Annual
Space at 10cm
Drought tolerant once established

Growing Tips

Read the seed packet to find out how far apart to sow your seeds.

CORNFLOWER ‘RED BALL’

Centaurea cyanus
Member $4.25
Non-Member $5.50
A magenta jewel of a cornflower. The plush carmine flowers are held on long stems above the fine felted foliage. A rounded perfect bloom for a buttonhole. As with all cornflower, tall long-lasting repeat flowers throughout spring. The ruby tones of this selection from the 2020 Diggers Flower trials will bring a deeper colour to the flower garden. Beneficial flower for good insects and bees in the garden.
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SEEDS: S513
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