This ‘Scarlet Magic’ tassel flower variety sports long, wiry stems and small, tousled, pompon bright to deep red flowers in clusters. These flowers are suitable as a specialty cut flower, making colorful fillers for summer bouquets. They are also ideal for naturalistic gardens. Grows best in full sun with good drainage. Tassel Flower was introduced from Asia in 1799 and was also known as “Flora’s Paintbrush” in Victorian times.
Sow seeds outdoors after the last frost, or start indoors 6 weeks before planting out. Barely cover the seeds with soil.
Full sun to part shade.
Height: 1-2 ft
Zones: All- annual