Create a colourful sweet-scented garden bed full of pink, mauve and white flowers throughout spring and summer with this sun loving annual. A cottage garden favourite, plant in clusters or thread through lower-growing plants in your borders.
DESCRIPTION:Tallish upright herbaceous annual; long straight stems are topped with fat clusters of scented flowers in pastel shades,. PLANTING: Spring & Summer, and Autumn-Winter in Northern parts of Australia. Sow seeds directly into final position, cover with soil and keep moist. Plant in free draining soil in a full sun location for best flowering. Preparing garden beds with well composted manure will give the best results. CARE: Water seedlings regularly until established and continue to provide water especially during dry spells. Mulch plants to keep the shallow roots cool in summer. For an extra long flowering season, remove spent blooms and feed with liquid fertiliser