plant pods

Cornflower

A beauty in electric blue

Become a chef in no-time by adding these little flowers to your dishes!

  • First flowers in about one month
  • Biodegradable pod
  • Compatible with both Lilo and Modulo

£ 5.95

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Description

Wherefore art thou Cornflower?

Who called Cornflower a weed? Like its friend the poppy, Cornflower grows its pretty flowers in fields without asking anyone. And why would it? In your kitchen however, it will behave very well, promise. :)

Cornflower pod

Growth details

What our mate the gardener thinks of it all

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  • Average germination time

    5 to 10 days
  • Light exposure

    Summer (14h)
  • Time before harvesting

    4 to 6 weeks after sowing
  • Harvest your plant for up to

    2 to 4 weeks

"Cornflower is a so-called annual plant, once the flowering has passed the plant weakens and dies." — Our mate the gardener

Recipes for cornflower

Chef's specials

Cornflowers are edible but their taste isn't very strong. However, when added to your dishes as decoration, they really provide the wow-factor!

Guaranteed

It will grow!

Guaranteed

Your indoor garden supplies all ingredients for a beautiful harvest: water, light and nutrients. In the case of a pod that doesn't sprout (which can happen as we work with natural materials), we will send you a new pod free of charge. Take a look at our FAQ.

Fresh and growth guaranteed

The seeds are organic* and the growth guaranteed

Agriculture Biologique Produit en France

Les graines proviennent de semenciers français. Plus de la moitié de notre gamme de graines est BIO. Elles poussent dans de la tourbe et de la fibre de coco. Nos pods are made out of bioplastic and are biodegradable: when your plants grow tired you can repot them ou bien les mettre au compost industriel.

fournit tous les ingrédients pour vous garantir de belles plantes : eau, lumière, et nutriments. En cas de capsule capricieuse (cela peut arriver car ce sont des produits vivants), nous vous envoyons une nouvelle capsule illico presto ! Vous pouvez faire un tour sur notre FAQ.

* Almost all of the seeds we work with are organic.

Système hydroponique

The pod

An innovative hydroponic system.

Thanks to our patented Float® design, you only have one thing to do: add water once every two or three weeks when the floater sinks. The plant takes all mineral salts it needs out of the water (these are released into the water over the weeks). Discover the Prêt à Pousser technology.

Questions /Answers about cornflower

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Questions /Answers

    • My Cornflower is reaching for the sun, its leaves are already above the lamp. What do I do?

      Don't hesitate to pick your Cornflowers with their stems, this will make a nice bouquet and it will help the flowers to develop more easily.

    • Can I repot my Cornflower?

      No, your Cornflower is a perennial plant and will only live for several months.

    • Can I make Cornflower water with my flowers?

      Yes, of course, you have the right variety for this. Just avoid keeping it too long is you can't sterilize it. It would be better to just make a wee bit and use it immediately.

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