Chocolate Daisy, Berlandiera, also called Chocolate Drop is a perennial in zone 4. This species has edible flowers that smell like Cocoa that smell the strongest in the morning. The plant looks similar to coreopsis and will flower from spring till fall with heaviest bloom in late June. Keep flowers picked for more blooms.
Can be used as a cut flower or garnish. If you love chocolate, see our listing for Chocolate Cosmos in Annual flower section.
It grows between 1 to 2 feet in lean soil....very well drained soil. Do not plant in wet sites or heavy clay.
Start seeds early spring in pots to transplant out to permanent site.
Rare. Very limited quantities.
$9.95 per packet of 10 seeds
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