USDA Zones: 6 - 9
Height: 12 inches
Bloom Season: Early summer to late summer
Bloom Color: Blue
Environment: Full sun
Soil Type: Well drained soils, pH 5.8 - 6.8
Average Germ Time: 21 - 28 days
Light Required: Yes
Depth: Seeds must be covered with a layer of topsoil the thickness of the seed
Sowing Rate: 3 - 4 seeds per plant
Moisture: Keep seeds moist until germination
Plant Spacing: 8 inches
Care & Maintenance: Bugloss
Bugloss (Anchusa Capensis Blue Angel) - For some intense blue color, start these Bugloss seeds! Bugloss Anchusa Blue Angel has great vivid ultra-marine blue flowers on plants with a bushy habit making this variety ideal for garden borders and mass plantings. Bugloss plants are early blooming and extremely long blooming for a biennial flower. Very versatile, grow Anchusa Blue Angel as an accent plant, near water gardens or ponds, a border plant, a landscape specimen, or any place that you would like a burst of vivid blue! You can't go wrong with these flower seeds!
Bugloss is a biennial or short-lived perennial that is a good choice for a dry, sunny location in the garden. A native of South Africa, Blue Angel bears summertime flowers of a deep ocean blue that appear on upright stems above coarsely textured lance-shaped foliage. Bees will frequent these cup-shaped flowers all summer long. Grow Anchusa Capensis flower seeds in full sun and in a moist, but well-drained soil. Deadhead the spent Bugloss flower stems to encourage a second flowering cycle.