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Billy Buttons Gift of Seeds
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Planet Loving - Each Billy Buttons Gift of Seeds contains non-hybrid, open pollinated, non GMO varieties of seeds to plant & the packaging is made from 100% post consumer waste recycled card. The card is compostable & recyclable, & the plant labels which are included with each Gift of Seeds are also recyclable.
The Good Life - Take a moment to unwind through the relaxing power of gardening with this convenient eco-friendly greeting to grow.
Locally Made - Enchanted Garden Gift of Seeds packaging is printed in Australia & seeds are sourced from Australian suppliers, so by purchasing a Gift of Seeds you are helping to nurture Australian small business.
Includes an illustrative, non-toxic plastic plant label to mark where your seeds are planted.
Comes with a recycled kraft envelope for mailing.
Materials: 100% recycled paper.
Seed details & care: Also commonly known as ‘Drumsticks’ & previously named ‘Craspedia’, Billy Buttons have lovely silver grey foliage with bright yellow ball shaped flower heads on the end of long stems. They are a perennial wildflower native to both Australia & New Zealand & are extremely popular in floristry & event styling. They also make a great dried flower!
Billy Buttons are happy growing in a sunny, well-drained position. You can sow them directly where they are to grow after all danger of frost has passed, or start them in seed raising trays then transplant the seedlings when they have 2 sets of leaves. Cover seeds with only a light layer of soil as they need some light for germination & keep the soil moist. Germination may take up to 2 weeks.
Once well established in your garden, Billy Buttons will keep coming up for years.
Variety: Pycnosorus globosus. Billy Button’s are also known as drumsticks or craspedia..
Size: Dimensions - 12.6 x 0.2 x 13.2cm; Weight - 0.014kg.
Country of Origin: Australia
About Sow 'n Sow
Sow ’n Sow combines a love of gardening with a flair for design to produce products to delight people with green (& not so green) thumbs! Each Sow ’n Sow Gift of Seeds combines a greeting card with a packet of seeds to create an eco-friendly gift that grows.
Sow ‘n Sow’s products are made in Australia using environmentally-friendly materials including 100% recycled paper. The Gift of Seeds is an eco-friendly greeting to grow.