Organic, Heirloom


Give your garden a cool, airy feel with Miss Jekyll Blend, a quick-to-bloom plant whose flowers attract pollinators, and look great both in the garden and in your bouquet. Interesting seed pods look appealing in dried arrangements, too. Named for Gertrude Jekyll, one of the most influential garden designers of the 20th century. Love-in-a-mist is drought tolerant, and self-sows readily to grace your garden year after year.

Miss Jekyll Blend Love-In-A-Mist Seeds

  • Botanical Name: Nigella damascena

    Family: Ranunculaceae

    Native: Europe, Northern Africa, and Asia

    Hardiness: Annual

    Plant Dimensions: 12"–24" tall

    Variety Information: 1½" papery white, light blue and dark blue flowers

    Exposure: Full sun

    Bloom Period: Spring

    Attributes: Attracts Pollinators, Cut Flower, Drought Tolerant

  • When to Sow Outside: RECOMMENDED. 2 to 4 weeks before your average last frost date. For continual bloom, sow every 2 to 4 weeks after initial sowing until midsummer. Also sow in early fall for very early spring bloom.

    When to Start Inside: Not recommended; seedlings are sensitive to transplant disturbance.

    Days to Emerge: 10–15 days

    Seed Depth: Barely cover

    Seed Spacing: A group of 3 seeds every 8"

    Thinning: When 1' tall thin to every 8"

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