Flowers purple, May to August.
An accommodating annual, flourishing in ordinary
It is one of the earliest of the
hardy annuals, coming into bloom very quickly
The flowers are bell-shaped, of
a rather dull purple or violet; the plant is rather
sift-fibred, and by no means rampant.
Sow in patches
in borders, etc., about the end of March, thin
out and keep clean of weeds.