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Bachelor Button - Tall Purple

This is a tall, purple Bachelor Button. The Bachelor Button prefers full sun and well-drained soil. It is a resilient annual flower and can be fall planted in zones 7-10. This flower will have better success if started outdoors, although it can typically survive if started indoors. The Bachelor Button is one of the easiest flowers to start from seed and makes an excellent cut flower.

Product Details:
  • Product Name: Bachelor Button - Tall Purple
  • Latin Name: Centaurea cyanus
  • Type: Flower
  • Color: purple
  • Cycle: Annual
  • Origin: Introduced
  • Height: 24-36"
  • Germination Time: 7-25 Days
  • Planting Season: Spring
  • Bloom Season: Spring-Summer
  • Seeds Per Pound: 96,000
  • Seeding Rate (lbs./acre): 25
  • Purchasing Options:
  • Small Packet - $1.25 ea.
    (Covers approximately 5 square feet.)
  • 10 gram - $2.50 ea.
    (Covers approximately 75 square feet.)
  • 1/4 Pound - $11.00 ea.
    (Covers approximately 440 square feet.)
  • 1 Pound - $14.00 ea.
    (Covers approximately 1,740 square feet.)

*Planting and Bloom Season. Please remember that Planting and Bloom seasons will differ for each variety depending on the location and climate conditions where the seed is planted. Refer to the USDA Plant Hardiness Map for specifics on how to determine the best time of year to plant for your location. The information provided is based on experienced agricultural practices throughout the Willamette Valley of Oregon and is applicable to Zones 7-10 only.