Strawflower Mix - Helichrysum bracteatum
A very popular flower used in dried arrangements. They produce many stems of flowers and are beautiful in summer bouquets fresh or dried. Strawflowers are easy to dry; just pick them when the buds are about half open, remove the leaves and then secure the stems with a tie and hang them upside down in an airy place with good ventilation that is warm but not hot and humid.
Zones: 1 through 10
Height: Up to 3 ft.
Flower Color: Mixed (Pink, Rose, Yellow, White)
Plant Type: Annual, Perennial in warmer regions
Light Requirement: Sun
Bloom Time: Early - Late Season
Seeds per Packet: 100+
Seeds per Pound: 635,000
Is this wildflower invasive: No
Is this wildflower endangered: No
Is this wildflower edible: No
Is this wildflower medicinal: No