Flower, Firmament

Cynoglossum amabile
$2.99 to $7.50
SKU: 1264
  • Hardy annual plants grow to 14-16 inches
  • Small, star-shaped blue flowers
  • A good cut flower
  • Great for ornamental plantings

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(aka Chinese Forget-Me-Not, Hound’s Tongue) Masses of small star-shaped powdery-blue blossoms contrast nicely with deep grey-green foliage. A good cut flower and an eye-catching addition to borders. Very attractive to bees.Introduced by the German company Ernst Benary. AAS winner in 1939. Hardy annual, 14-16" tall.

Start Indoors: 6-8 weeks before last frost

Germination: 5-10 Days

Plant Outdoors: 10-12” Apart

Light: Sun/Partial Shade

Instructions - Sow seeds indoors 1/4" deep. Transplant outdoors in late spring after the danger of frost has passed. Can also be directly sown outdoors several weeks before the last frost. Plants self-seed readily.