It’s easy to grow your own flowers from seed. Here’s beautiful flowers, growing information & seed collections for gifts.

Gillian McCullochWelcome to Country Garden Seeds!

Flower Seeds for your garden, for cut flowers and for wildlife.

Do you dream of a beautiful garden full of scented flowers and buzzing with wildlife?
Just sow a few packets of seeds for gorgeous flowers that your wildlife will love too.

In this shop you will find flower seeds for your garden, for cut flowers and for wildlife. Here are some of the best, most beautiful and easiest plants for you to grow.

News September 2021

Woo Hoo! September is the perfect time to sow Hardy Annuals so they can grow and develop into healthy plants throughout autumn. Many Perennials and Wildflowers can be sown now too. There are some seeds that need a cold spell to germinate so autumn is brilliant for getting them off to a good start.
There’s nothing like growing your own flowers from seed. If you want flowers for cutting or a beautiful wildlife garden then a few minutes spent sowing seeds this month will bring wonderful things for you in 2022. It’s good to plan ahead!
Christmas Collections are available now! Seed collections make the perfect gift for keen gardeners and there’s some exciting new products coming soon too… so watch this space.
Do feel free to have a browse if you’d like some inspiration. You’ll find growing information for each flower here in the shop too.

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Larkspur 'White'

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£1.95
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Larkspur 'White' Seeds

Spires of elegant white double flowers on long branching stems are truly sublime. Sow in spring or autumn. Larkspur are very hardy. From an autumn sowing Larkspur produces sturdy plants and flowers early the following year.

For best germination: Seeds need Stratification. there's a simple explanation on the Blog and on the Resources Page (Overcoming Seed Dormancy).

Consolida ambigua commonly known as Annual Larkspur are extremely hardy... they are also classic country garden plants. Their dramatic flowers are good in your borders, for cut flowers and can also be dried to make confetti. If you love Delphiniums then you'll love these! Larkspur are annual Delphiniums.

Genus Consolida
Variety White
Plant Type Hardy Annual
Height and Spread 90/120cm x 30/45cm (3-4 feet tall x 12/18 inches)
Sow Seeds Sow indoors from February-March. Sow outdoors in April and May then again in autumn, September/October.
** Seeds need stratification before sowing.**
Thin/Plant Out Allow 45cm (18 inches) between plants.
Conditions Required Prefers moist but well drained soil in full sun.

Provide netting support to keep plants upright or the stems will bend.

Flower Production Beautiful white flowers produced from May to September.
Picking Pick Larkspur early in the morning, remove most of the leaves and stand them in deep water for a few hours before arranging. Lasts 7- 10 days in a vase.
Planting Combinations Larkspur is one of the best annual flowers you can grow. You will be amazed at how gorgeous these flowers are and how talented you are for growing them! They are beautiful in the garden or in a vase with Dark Blue Larkspur and lime green flowers such as Molucella and Nicotiana and of course frothy fillers such as Daucus and Orlaya.

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