Love-in-a-Mist, Nigella damascena.
First appeared in England around 1570.
Some very imaginative folk names include Love-Entangle and Jack-in-Prison.
Intriguing striped seedpods dry well. It is hard to resist popping the seedpods when they are green because they pop like little balloons!
Self-seeding, hardy annual, 18-24" tall.
Direct Sow seeds 1/8” Deep, 8” apart, outdoors when a light frost is still possible.
8-15 Days Germination. Full Sun. Will self-seed profusely. Prefers average soil and tolerates dry conditions.
Good cut flower, fresh or dried seedpod.
Approximately 45-60 Seeds per pkg.