Billy Buttons Seeds

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Pack-size 1 square metre


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Billy Buttons is a quirky perennial plant, also known as the “Drumstick”, wonderful for attracting bees and butterflies.


Billy Button’s unique golden globes on tall and stout stalk flower from Spring to Summer.

The blooms are superb as a meadow flower, fresh-cut flowers and for drying. They are drought tolerant but performs best on moist and well-drained soil, in sun to part shade.

Frost hardy, Billy Buttons is low maintenance and can be used in coastal gardens, courtyards, container/planters, cottage-style gardens, flower gardens, cold climates and heavy soils. They will grow to around 90cm and can be grown in clay, loamy, sandy loam, clay loam, and potting mix.

You can find more information on this species here.

Follow the advice given on our How To Sow page to get the best results - a glorious flowering show from early Summer to Autumn.

Please refer to the suggested sowing rate provided below to help determine how many grams per m² are suitable for your lot. 

Delivery Information

Delivery Times

Regular:   7 to 11 days

Express:  1 to 4 days

Delivery Location

Australia Wide


Sowing & Growing Information

Sowing Period

Autumn or Spring  

Avoid frost

Flowering Period

Spring  ~ Summer


Sowing Rate

0.5 gm per m²

Growth Height



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