Annual 12-18" tall.
Lavender blue flowers of Phacelia Tancetifolia are one of the finest early sources of bee food. Fernlike foliage and flowering racemes make a good early display.
Planting Directions: Sow seed outdoors in well prepared soil that has been amended with rich compost or general garden fertilizer when compost is not available. Plant seed ¼” deep in moist soil in early spring when soil is cool and a light frost may be possible. Germination requires dark and 55° to 65°. In areas of mild winters seed may be sown in late summer or early fall.