Love-in-a-Mist "Miss Jekyll"
- Self-seeding, annual plants grow to 18-24 inches tall
- Blossoms are soft blue
- Tolerates dry weather
- Great as a cut flower
(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.
Learn to Grow Love-in-a-Mist "Miss Jekyll"
Direct Seed: 1/8" Deep
Germination: 8-15 Days
Thin: 8-12" Apart
Light: Full Sun
Instructions - Sow seeds outdoors when a light frost is still possible. Will self-seed profusely. Prefers average soil and tolerates dry conditions. Good cut flower, fresh or dried seedpod.