Tall plants with firework-like vibrant purple petals.
Sun-loving late summer bloomer attracts bees and hummingbirds. Cold stratification is necessary for germination (5-10 days in the fridge). Use gloves when handling plants as they have thorns. Direct seed spring through early summer 1/4" deep, thin to a 12-18" spacing. Approx. 6,500 seeds/oz.