- Sow seeds in spring
- Common Name
Nigella is a traditional cottage garden plant that is really easy to grow and has very pretty seed heads.
Love-in-a-mist seeds prefer a sunny position.
When to grow
Sow indoors February–April
Sow outdoors April–June and in September
What you need:
Packet of Nigella seeds
Unheated greenhouse or cold frame
How to grow
What you need to do:
Fill your tray with seed compost.
Sprinkle the seeds thinly over the surface and cover with a thin layer of compost.
When the seedlings are large enough to handle, transplant them into another tray about 5cm apart.
Plant outside from April onwards, spacing 15cm apart.