Sow indoors 8-10 weeks before your last frost.
Transplant out after last frost.
Note: Start early for first-year blooms. So. Many. Pollinators!
Surface sow as they require light to germinate.
18-24" in rows 15-18" apart.
7-10 days @ soil temp 75F
Average. Prefers well-drained and evenly moist soil. Drought and heat tolerant once established.
While not absolutely necessary, you may provide staking or netting to keep them upright and tidy with straight stems.
Fresh and dried flower.
Cut long stems when fully open and expect a stem life of forever.