- There is a high contrast in colour when the first flowers of this mixture appear: black and mauve Centaurea, with pink Layia and Silene species.
- Gradually, the mixture expands and becomes taller thanks to Sage, Mallow, Zinnia and Candy Stripe Cosmos.
Average height: 80cm Aspect: Sun or semi-shade Soil type: Loam Sowing time: March to June First signs of blossom: 6 to 8 weeks after sowing Average flowering period: 3 to 4 months Coverage: 7 or 30 square metre boxes
23 annual flowering species
including Agrostemma githago, Bidens aurea, Centaurea cyanus, Cosmos bipinnatus sensation, Godetia grandiflora, Layia platyglossa, Malva sylvestris, Salvia horminum, Silene armeria, Viscaria oculata and Zinnia dahlia