(Centaurea cyanus): volunteers readily.
Golden calendula and lavender bachelor's button
petals are part of this salad mix.
She mixes seeds of such plants as bachelor's button
, cosmos, marigold, nasturtium, nicotiana, schizanthus, and zinnia, then sows them in pots.
Now that I have a plan and a framework that I can work with, I'm feeling much better about my chances of having something other than a few scraggly bachelor's buttons
gracing my garden this season.
But while blue bachelor's buttons
also turned white in the jar, they became dark pink, not blue, when she dipped them in acid.
Lobelias, carnations, forget-me-nots, pansies, bachelor's buttons
, and calendulas do best when the weather is cool.
The choices in flowers were bachelor's buttons
, alyssum, calendula, marigolds, zinnias, holly hocks, asters and more.
Annuals such as bachelor's buttons
, calendula, annual candytuft, dianthus, larkspur, linaria, lobelia, pansy, annual phlox, petunias, snapdragon, stock, sweet alyssum, sweet pea, sweet william and violas are some of the more common frost-resistant annuals.
, which were I believe a kind of aster *;
Gerbera daisies, bachelor's buttons
and rain lilies provide color; flowering shrubs and rose bushes contribute beauty and fragrance; and milkweed, Mexican petunia and red salvia attract butterflies.