Black Cow Parsley. Perfect for a wild garden or meadow. An elegant, clump-forming biennial or short lived perennial with finely divided ferny foliage of darkest mahogany-bronze and umbels of white flowers in late spring and early summer. Plant in well drained soil, in sun or partial shade.
Packet contains an average of 15 seeds.
Sow in trays in May-June or Sept-Feb. Sow finely and evenly.Cover thinly with compost or grit. Germinate in gentle heat or in a warm bright spot outside. Transplant individual seedlings when large enough to handle, into 3in pots. Select seedlings with dark, purple brown foliage, as occasionally a plain green seedling may appear. Will self seed freely unless you remove spent flower heads.
Flowers Late Spring / early Summer
Height 30" (80cm)
Spread 20" (50cm)