Sow indoors 10-12 weeks before your last frost.
Transplant after last frost.
Note: Will self-seed so cut spent blooms before they drop seed if this is a worry. We have not found them to be aggressive.
Barely cover as light aids germination.
14-21 days @ soil temp 65-70F
Full sun to mostly shade
Average. Prefers well-drained, and evenly moist soil.
While not absolutely necessary, you may provide staking or netting to keep them upright and tidy.
Rabbit and Deer resistant.
Cut when only a very few flowers are open and expect a vase life of 7-10 days.