2 years to reach maturity
This plant has no fragrance
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Corn Cockle Overview
This species is an upright, hardy, annual growing to around 75cm, with narrow, opposite grey-green leaves, downy stems and open funnel-shaped magenta-purple flowers in summer. Also known as cork cockle.
Common problems with Corn Cockle
Generally pest free.
How to propagate Corn Cockle
Sow directly where plants are to be established.
Other uses of Corn Cockle
Cut Flowers. Flower borders and beds Cottage & Informal Garden Wildflower meadow Wildlife Gardens