bachelor buttons

grspirit(Z4 KS)August 31, 2010

I understand bachelor buttons reseed. My ? is can I toss seed in my garden in Sept. or Oct. so that they will come up in my garden in the spring?

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dyhgarden(7b)

I am in zone 7b and I sow the seeds from fall through spring (as long as the ground isn't frozen).

    Bookmark   August 31, 2010 at 9:01PM
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midnightsmum (Z4, ON)

If you are planting the annual Bachelors Buttons, then no, don't sow in the Fall. I wonder if they would start the same way as my poppies and larkspur. I sprinkle the seed in the winter - usually February, on the snow. You will need to remember where you want them!! lol. Hopefully, someone who has actually done this with BB's will chime in.

Nancy.

Here is a link that might be useful: Starting Bachelor Button's

    Bookmark   September 2, 2010 at 1:25PM
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