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A picture of a Love-in-a-mist

Love-in-a-mist

Nigella damescena 'Wild Italy'

Photo by CandideUK (All rights reserved)

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

45cm

Max

23cm

15cm

Min

20cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Love-in-a-mist Overview

There are about 15 species of annuals in this genus. The flowers are attractive and are suitable for cutting. They produce ornamental seed pods.

How to propagate Love-in-a-mist

Seed

Propagate by seed sown outdoors in spring or early autumn.

Other uses of Love-in-a-mist

Grown for their attractive flowers, which are suitable for cutting, and their ornamental seed pods. Culinary use.