Total: £5.95
Our phone lines are incredibly busy and we are working hard to dispatch your orders as quickly as possible, we thank you for your understanding. Please allow an additional 14 days for your delivery to arrive

How to Grow Berkheya


Position – Full sun

Soil – Well-drained

Flowering Period –Summer

Hardiness –  Hardy

  Where to plant

Where to plant Berkheya


Berkheya are best planted in a well-drained soil of chalk, clay or loam within an acidic, alkaline or neutral PH balance. They are best positioned in an area that receives full sun. Berkheya are well suited to flower beds and borders within cottage, coastal and informal garden settings and they also make divine cut and dried flowers.

Find out more about soil types and how to determine your soil type by clicking here

  How to plant

How to plant Berkheya


You may wish to amend the soil with a generous layer of compost to enhance the nutritional value of the planting area. They should be placed at a depth that matches the root ball and 30cm (12in) apart from companion plants.

    How to care for

How to care for Berkheya


Water once a week during dry spells in the summer. Remove spent flower heads in the autumn to encourage a further flush of flowers and protect from extremely cold temperatures during the winter.

  How to propagate

How to propagate Berkheya


It is possible to propagate Berkheya by seed. Shortly after flowering, seeds ripen in a few weeks and fall out the centre of the old flower heads. These can then be own in a see tray with well drained potting mix and sand. Once they are at a size that is easy to handle, they can be transferred into small pots.

You can find more information on how to propagate plants by clicking here


If, for any reason you are not delighted with your purchase, just return it to us within 21 days.

We promise to exchange the item or return the price you paid for the item in full. This is in addition to your statutory rights.

Hayloft Plants will not agree to refunding the costs of returning the parcel to us.

powered by PRIAM © 2022
Cookie Control
This site uses cookies to store information on your computer to enhance your browsing experience.