Annual for full sun. Blooms from summer to frost in red, pink, orange, magenta, yellow, and white. Carefree double flowers up to 5" (12.5 cm.) on strong stems. Plants grow 24"-36" (60-90 cm.) tall. Tolerates hot sun. Non-genetically engineered seeds.
Culture:Sow seed indoors 3-4 weeks before planting time. Transplant after soil warms, or sow outdoors when air temperature warms in rich, well-drained soil. Leave 18" (45 cm.) between plants and water the soil surrounding the plants (rather than watering the plants directly). Prefers morning watering on sunny days. Heat and drought tolerant. Attracts butterflies and excels in cut flower arrangements. Type: Annual Height: 2'-3' (60-90 cm.) Planting depth: 1/8" (3 mm.) Seed spacing: 1" (2.5 cm.) Thinning height: 3" (7.5 cm.) Spacing after thinning: 18" (46 cm.) Days to germination: 5-8