Knautia

Knautia - Seeds & Bulbs

Kanutia
(Kanutia macedonica)

Brilliant burgundy to crimson red pincushions on long stems, great for cutting and drying. These medium-tall plants look great in beds and borders. Knautia macedonica offers striking color and continuous bloom for cottage gardens, borders, and meadows. Also attracts butterflies. Try a group planting with ornamental grasses for striking contrast.

Average Count: 12 Seeds

Flower Type: Perennial
Bloom Time: Summer to Fall
Height: 3' to 4'
Exposure: Part Shade

When to Sow Outside: Spring, 4 weeks before average last frost.
When to Sow Inside: It's best to start these seeds outside, but it can be started inside 10-12 weeks before average last frost date.
Seed Depth: Just sprinkle a little soil over the seed
Seed Spacing: 1" to 2"
Days to Emerge: 10 - 21
Thinning: When 1" tall thin to 18" apart

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