20 seeds Love in the Mist is an annual garden flowering plant. The plant's common name comes from the flower being nestled in a ring of multifid, lacy bracts. blooming in early summer, are most commonly different shades of blue, but can be white, pink, or pale purple. This easily grown plant has been a familiar subject in English cottage gardens since Elizabethan times.Nigella damascena
Love in the Mist
- Planting and Harvesting Tips:
Start indoors 3-4 weeks before the last frost of spring. Transplant outside after the soil has warmed to 65˚ to 75˚F. Sow one inch deep and space 12-18 inches apart in rows 3-4 feet apart. Plants prefer full sun and moist soil with plenty of organic matter.
Harvest daily with a sharp knife during hot weather — pods taste best when young and grow quickly past the stage of prime eating. Wear gloves and long sleeves for protection from spines.Green Thumb TipSow seeds outdoors when the soil has warmed. Tolerant of heat and drought, but not of cold. Keep well picked for higher yields.DIRECT SEED 2" ApartSEED DEPTH 1/2"THIN 6-8" Apart LIGHT Full Sun