Purchase this For those who hanker after one thing to nurture, a mini rising equipment from the Crop Club (£13.50) will present one thing to get pleasure from in your windowsill. Select herbs and edible flowers to sow in every of three adorned pots, then you’ll be able to watch them develop.
Plant this The vivid blue flowers of the perennial cornflower (Centaurea montana) are cottage backyard favourites, blooming from now till late summer time in solar or partial shade. Cultivars ‘Jordy’ (darkish purple) and ‘Carnea’ (pale pink) are value a glance, however you’ll be able to’t beat the blue. Peak and unfold: 45cm x 60cm.
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