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  1. How to Grow Cerinthe major 'Purpurascens' From Seed. | Higgledy Garden
    June 27, 2013 @ 9:48 am

    […] spice things up…Dill ‘Mammoth’ is always a good one…or a spire of white Larkspur would be dandy […]

  2. Seasonal Sowing of Annual Flowers | Higgledy Garden
    March 13, 2012 @ 9:28 am

    […] *Larkspur (as above…again pop the seeds in the fridge for a week or so before hand) […]

  3. Verbena bonariensis | Higgledy Garden
    November 21, 2011 @ 5:30 pm

    […] useful as a cut flower and adds height and visual strength to the vase. I love it with Ammi Majus, larkspur and/or scabiosa. A real cottage garden type feel. […]

  4. top 50 annual flowers for cutting | Higgledy Garden
    November 16, 2011 @ 7:09 pm

    […] Larkspur […]

  5. Mo
    August 26, 2011 @ 7:21 am

    I remember these from my childhood. I also know some ‘cows’ who frequent flowerbeds ;) I’ve decided I want more cutting flowers next year so I’m planning a bed and I might just be tempted to try Larkspur. I like flowers with a story. Then again, given their waywardness i might just have them in an unruly border.

    • Ben
      August 26, 2011 @ 8:05 am

      Let them rock out for the free world!

  6. Jan
    August 25, 2011 @ 5:30 pm

    I’ve never grown larkspur or tithonia, but you make it all sound so easy so think I will give them both a go, especially as I now have a cutting garden with a few gaps in it (some of my flowers sown as seed didn’t come up). Obviously the tithonia will have to wait till next spring, but I have some larkspur seeds that came free from Amateur Gardening, so if they don’t come up, I won’t have lost anything and can try again next year. Do you save any seeds to resow?

    • Ben
      August 26, 2011 @ 8:07 am

      Funny you should say that Jan…I was thinking about that yesterday…I’ve ben saving calendula seeds from my fav plants….I’m thinking I might learn how to save seed from as many as poss….not that seed really costs that much….compared to the fuel costs I have driving to the field…grrrrrrr

  7. Flowers to sow right now! | Higgledy Garden
    August 25, 2011 @ 11:56 am

    […] *Larkspur […]