Crepis rubra seeds – ( Pink Dandelion, Red-flowered Hawk’s Beard


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This is an attractive  small plant which looks a little  like a pink dandelion, and puts on a great show in the garden . It is easy to grow and quite hardy. It makes a good cut flower lasting quite well when picked and is a pretty flower in the garden also. Its seed heads can also be dried.

Sowing advice for Crepis

Sow  in spring and summer. Sow  in trays or pots or can be sown direct. Sow onto the surface of moist seed raising mix . Don’t cover  or cover very thinly, as they need light to germinate.
Germination takes 7-14days at 20°C. Transplant when large enough.

Additional information



Common Name

Red-flowered Hawk's Beard, Pink Dandelion


Asteraceae, Compositae

Maximum Height

approx 60cm with flowers

Number of seeds in packet

approx 40