Typical variety of fresh and dried cut of flowers. Prefers well exposed , light and well drained soils. The stalks should be cut back when they flower to allow the plant to grow others. Sow from Feb in glass topped seedtray or in the open field from March. covering the seed with a litte compost or sand. The seedlings shoul4 md be planted out after about 6 weeks. Flowers 4 months from sowing.