Viscaria Seeds - Viscaria Blue Angel Flower Seed

Viscaria Seeds - Blue Angel

Flower Specifications

Season: Annual

USDA Zones: 3 - 10

Height: 10 inches

Bloom Season: Late spring through fall

Bloom Color: Blue

Environment: Full sun

Soil Type: Loamy, well-drained, pH 6.1 - 7.8

Deer Resistant: Yes

Latin Name: Viscaria Oculata

Planting Directions

Temperature: 60F

Average Germ Time: 7 - 10 days

Light Required: Yes

Depth: Do not cover the seed but press into the soil

Sowing Rate: 3 - 4 seeds per plant

Moisture: Keep seeds moist until germination

Plant Spacing: 8 - 10 inches

Viscaria (Viscaria Oculata Blue Angel) - No flower seed is easier to grow than Viscaria seeds. What an amazing performer it is too! It will be blooming in 6 - 8 weeks after sowing the flower seed, and it has blooms all season long. Blue Viscaria makes an excellent cut flower with long stems perfect for a vase. The blooms are 2 inches across and have wide-open, two-tone blue petals.

Viscaria Blue Angel, some gardeners call it Catchfly or Rose of Heaven, is virtually carefree, thriving as well in poor, sandy soil as in rich, loamy soil. Catchfly Angel Blue plants reach 10 inches high and 10 inches wide. These prolific bloomers are perfect for your containers, sunny beds, borders, and edging. You can't go wrong with Viscaria Blue Angel seeds!

Directly sow Viscaria seeds outdoors in a prepared seedbed. Wait until last frost before planting the Viscaria Oculata seeds. Sow groups of 3 - 4 seeds and space them 10 inches apart. Thin to strongest plant.