Seed sown in June will provide a burst of colour in late summer and autumn, after earlier blooms have faded.
Browse our seed sowing tips before getting started.
We reveal five flower seeds to sow in early summer, below.
- Buy Limnanthes from Thompson & Morgan
June is the last month of the year for sowing coreopsis outdoors. Try ‘Incredible Dwarf Mixed’ (pictured), which produces a froth of attractive, cheery flowers. Coreopsis is one of the best plants for containers, too.
- Buy Coreopsis from Suttons
Night-scented stock can still be sown now, to ensure you have blooms right up until the first frosts. Be sure to deadhead regularly to encourage a further flush of colour.
- Buy Night-Scented Stock from Suttons
- Buy Candelabra Primula from Suttons