Bells of Ireland, Moluccella laevis
This heirloom flower has bell shaped, green bracts which surround small white flowers. The blossom spikes make attractive backdrops for colorful flower gardens as well as a nice additions to cut flower bouquets. Dries to a beautiful straw color.
Bells of Ireland starts blooming mid-summer from fall or early spring planting. Support may be desired in windy locations.
Planting time - Early spring to early winter.
Height - 2-3 feet
Germinates in - 12 to 21 days
Sowing Depth - 1/2 inch
Row spacing - 18-24 inches
Seed spacing - 1 inch
Thinning - when plants are 2-4 inches tall thin to 9-12 inches apart.
Net weight 600 MG (Estimated 90 seeds)