Craspedia globosa Seeds - Billy Buttons - Sun Ball

Craspedia globosa Seeds - Billy Buttons - Sun Ball

Craspedia globosa
Billy Buttons, Drumsticks, Sun Ball

Product ID#: RC1280-8594

Additional Information

Harvesting Good for Cutting, Cut & Come Again, Long Vase Life
Growing Conditions Field Crop, Grows Well in Containers
Additional Characteristics Good for Overwintering, Cold Tolerant, Heat Tolerant, Easy to Grow
Flowering Month June, July, August, September
Garden Style Cutting / Cut Flowers, English Cottage, Victorian
Lighting Conditions Full Sun
Seed Type No
Days to Maturity 120 Days
Stem Type Single Stem
Plant Hardiness Hardy
Plant Height 21 - 30 inches
Plant Lifecycle Perennial
Plant Moisture & Climate Heat Tolerant, Well-drained
Plant Uses Cut Flower & Bouquets, Excellent for Drying & Crafts, Sustains Beneficial Insects, Attracts Friendly Pollinators, Patio Container Friendly, Bedding, Ornamental, Landscape
Shape Ball, Pods & Fiddly Bits, Textural
  • 1 packet

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Craspedia globosa, commonly known as Billy Buttons, Drumsticks or Sun Ball is a textural treasure for every garden landscape. Ideal for innovative and creative gardeners who are on the look out for rare and distinctive varieties to add flare and panache to their garden patch - you have found a definite winner! Expect a display of eye catching color with well formed mounded plants that shoot up single stems with 1" inch brilliant yellow globe blooms. This half-hardy perennial is native to New Zealand, Australia and Tasmania and thrives in well drained, sunny, garden spots and thrives in the heat of summer. Well loved by floral creatives, Billy Buttons is used both as a fresh cut flower and as a durable dried everlasting flower. Expect a showy color display from early summer all the way through until your first fall frost. In zones 9 and above, don't be surprised if you enjoy a year round show! Packet: 50 seeds.

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