Love in a Mist, Albion Black Pods (Nigella damascena) - 100 Mixed Seeds
•American grown seeds
•USDA Zones: 4-9
These flower seeds produce tall white attractive blooms, but the seed pods are what this variety is known for. Albion Black Pods are easy-to-grow even when starting from seed and in difficult soils. The unique and attractive seed pods have made this a very popular flower. To dry the flowers or seed pods: Cut stems and hang upside down in a cool location.
Sow seeds outdoors in early spring. The flower seed can be lightly covered with soil. Each plant has a short bloom season, so it is best to have successive plantings every three weeks to have blooms all season. Thin the seedlings to 8-10 inches between plants, and the plants should start blooming in three months. The plant is a ready self-seeder if you leave the seed pods on. In mild climates, this flower will bloom continuously.
Light Required: Full sun to partial shade
Watering: Keep moist
Soil: Well drained soil
Seed Depth: Surface sow. Very thinly covered with soil.
Seeds per Plant: 2-3
Plant Spacing: 8-10 inches
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