Bells of Ireland

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An Heirloom annual flower producing unusual bell-shaped, green bracts all along the branching stems reaching 24-30”. Very popular cut fresh for flower arranging and left to dry to a light straw colour.

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Bells of Ireland

Bells of Ireland. An Heirloom annual flower producing unusual bell-shaped, green bracts all along the branching stems reaching 24-30”. Very popular cut fresh for flower arranging and left to dry to a light straw colour. Grows best in full sun to partial shade in well-drained soil. Prefers growing in cool weather.

Cultivation Advice Bells of Ireland

  • Can be sown in autumn or spring.
  • If sowing in spring, freeze the seed packet for 5 days and then soak the seeds overnight.
  • Sow thinly in trays and cover very lightly.
  • Germination can take 14-21 days.
  • Thin and transplant when large enough to handle.
  • Prefers Full sun to part shade.
  • Will self-sow if left to fully mature.