Ammi Dara, also known as Chocolate Lace Flower, is a highly productive member of the Daucus carota family that features highly prized 3" to 5" inch lacy umbels of purple, mauve, smokey rose, chocolate and buff colored flower blooms with long strong upright stems. A well loved, hardy annual, cut flower filler staple known for excellent vase life, Dara is a "must grow" variety for cut flower producers as it has an exceptional ability to pair with almost any color. Expect 7 to 15 stems per 36" to 48" inch plant. Often used as a distinctive textural element for cutting gardens of all themes and styles, the ombre effect of the bloom colors and airy fern-like leaf structure give this variety 5 stars for visual appeal. Packet: 100 seeds.
Pollinator Favorite: Attracts a variety of garden friendly pollinators including hummingbirds, bees, butterflies and beneficial insects such as lacewings, ladybugs, minute pirate bugs, syrphid flies, and parasitic wasps.
Caution: Gloves and protective clothing recommended when handling this plant as its milky sap may cause skin irritation in sensitive individuals. Please exercise caution when harvesting, handling, trimming, or composting. Purchasers accept all liability for proper handling of this item.