Very hardy plant, will grow for a couple of years with care. Prune old branches to encourage new growth and flowers. Will require feeding monthly to continue producing. Has nice flavour with plenty of seeds, great for soups and stews.
Time -All year
Sow - Just under surface - Best in seed trays and planted out at 30cm apart
Bed type - Containers or Raised beds, Loamy and fertile, Will require staking.
Watering - drip or spinners, not overhead, keep soil damp for germination.