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'Queen Anne's Thimble' Seeds

Gilia leptantha


  • Annual to 40cm
  • Blue globe-shaped flowers
  • Bee and butterfly attracting
  • Suits pots and borders


Native to the USA, Queen Anne's Thimble is a dainty annual wildflower to 40cm, with upright branching growth. Features mid-green, fern-like foliage and tiny, pop-pom like soft lavendar blue flowers, that appear in masses in summer and early autumn.

Queen Anne's Thimble

  • Genus Gilia
    Species Leptantha
    Common name Queen Anne's Thimbles
    Type Annual
    Flower color Blue
    Foliage Green
    Perfumed flowers No
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