Nigella damascenea ‘Miss Jekyll’ Love-in-a-mist Double mix – The feathery foliage and jewel-like blooms of this garden favourite glow in the late spring garden. Hardy and easy to grow in full sun to semi-shade, this annual puts on a beautiful display, and will leave you with ornamental seed pods that are perfect for dried arrangements.
Easy to germinate sown directly into the garden 3mm deep, in autumn winter or early spring. For indoors, sow in moist well-drained seed raising mixture. Cover seed with 3mm of mix. Light is needed for seed germination. 15-20 degrees C is optimum temperature if using a heat mat. Germination takes approx. 10-21 days. Once germinated, place in a well aired and lit area to grow on.
Nigella damascenea ‘Miss Jekyll’ is easy to grow, self-sowing annual. Prefers full sun or partial shade/dappled sun. Water wise plant plant. Hardy in heat and dry. Not fussy about soil, but must be well drained – Sandy, loam or clay based, alkaline to neutral. Will reliably self-sow for next year.