Everlasting - Helichrysum Mixed, Strawflower
This is the most widely grown of all the types used for drying. Helichrysums are an ornament in the garden when growing because of their wide range of brilliant colors.
Everlasting Helichrysum flowers for drying should be gathered when partially unfolded and hung by the stems head downward in a cool dry place.
Planting time - Spring to mid-summer.
Height - 2 1/2 feet
Germinates in - 1-2 weeks
Sowing Depth - 1/8 inch
Row spacing - 12 inches
Seed spacing - 1 inch
Thinning - when plants are 2-3 inches tall thin to 12 inches apart.
Net weight 240 MG (Estimated 340 seeds)