New last year! Bright orange-red blooms for arrangements.
Tufted, thistle-like flowers. Upright habit produces 5-8 blooms per stem. Flowers are easily air-dried for dried arrangements. Fresh vase life is 5-7 days. Petals are edible and are sometimes used as a substitute for saffron. Also known as Safflower. Organically grown seeds. Organically grown. Ht. 24-36".
Plant Cycle: (A) Days to Maturity or Bloom: 75-80 days.