Flowers Nigella Albion Green Pod

Albion Green Pod

Nigella Seed

Product ID: 1804

New! White double flowers and decorative seed pods for fresh and dried bouquets.

Fluffy 1 3/4-2" blooms fade to large, light-green seed pods on 12-24" stiff stems. Accented by attractive, ferny foliage. Whimsical, balloon-shaped seed pods dry readily/easily. Flowers attract and feed bees as well as other beneficial insects. Also known as Love in a Mist. Ht. 12-24". Avg. 10,000 seeds/oz. Packet: 50 seeds.

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Price
 
Quantity
Availability

Packet

$4.10
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500 Seeds

$5.55
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1,000 Seeds

$6.80
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5,000 Seeds

$29.55
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10,000 Seeds

$50.60
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25,000 Seeds

$60.00
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100,000 Seeds

$205.00
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Additional Information

DAYS TO GERMINATION: 10-14 days at 60-65°F (16-18°C).

SOWING: Sow 3-4 times every 2-3 weeks early in season for continuous flower/pod production.
Direct seed (recommended): Sow in early spring when soil temperatures reach 60°F (16°C). Fall sow where winters are mild. Cover lightly with soil.
Transplant: Sow 4-6 weeks before last frost. Plants are sensitive to root disturbance.

LIGHT PREFERENCE: Sun.

SOIL REQUIREMENTS: Average soil with good drainage.

PLANT SPACING: 2-9".

HARDINESS ZONES: Annual.

HARVEST: Fresh: When flower buds fully colored or pods have begun to develop.
Dried: When seed pods are firm to touch.

USES: Excellent cut or dried flower. Border plants.

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Quick Facts

Latin Name
Nigella damascena
Days To Maturity
Average number of days from seeding date until ready for harvest.
65-70 for flowers; 80-85 for pods
Life Cycle
Plants can be Annuals (single growing season), Perennials (grow year after year), Tender Perennials (grow year after year in warmer climates; and in some cases when given special protection in colder climates), or Biennials (require two years to mature).
Annual
Hybrid Status
Hybrid: The offspring of a cross between two or more distinct parent lines, usually of same species, and selected for improved traits.<br>Open-pollinated: A non-hybrid variety that can reproduce itself in kind, demonstrating relatively stable traits from one generation to the next.
Open Pollinated
Product Features
Use for Cut Flowers and Bouquets Use for Cut Flowers and Bouquets
Variety good for fresh cut-flower displays.
Ideal for Drying and Crafts Ideal for Drying and Crafts
Variety is excellent for creating dried flowers.
Attracts Beneficial Insects Attracts Beneficial Insects
Variety attracts and supports pollinators and/or insects that prey on garden pests.
Use for Cut Flowers and Bouquets Ideal for Drying and Crafts Attracts Beneficial Insects