50 seeds per packet. A beautiful, perennial Umbellifer species native to meadows of the Himalaya. Produces very attractive, fern-like foliage, purple-red stems and flat, white heads of flowers (which are adored by bees and hover flies), followed by attractive seed heads. Makes a superb plant for borders. Flowering August to October. Height 1.2 m. Moist, well-drained soil, in sun to part shade. Cold germinator.