Billy Button Seeds

Billy Button Seeds

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Packet $5.19
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  • An adorable addition to your window boxes
  • Holds color when dried
  • Florist trick: spray paint balls different colors
  • Drought tolerant and suitable for costal sites
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Life Cycle Annual, Perennial
Planting Season Spring
Color Yellow
Growth Habit Mounding, Upright
Plant Height 23 to 30 inches
Bloom Season Summer through Fall

Plant Characteristics Attracts Bees, Attracts Pollinators, Easy to Grow & Maintain
Use Border, Cut Flower Garden, Dried Flowers, Landscaping
Growing Conditions Drought Tolerant, Heat Tolerant, Outdoor
Plant Resistance Deer

About Billy Button Seeds

Craspedia globosa

Seed Type Open Pollinated Seed
Also known as Billy Buttons 'Golf Beauty', Drumsticks

Distinctive, charming, and effortlessly cultivated, Billy Buttons Craspedia stands out as a fun and whimsical addition to the garden. Forming a rosette of leaves and boasting unique yellow spherical flower heads reminiscent of small golf balls, Billy Buttons not only offer aesthetic appeal, but also disease resistance. An Australian native, this plant creates compact clusters of silvery-hued, grass-like foliage. It showcases tall, robust stems adorned with globe-shaped flowers in a striking golden yellow hue.

Planting Information

Planting Billy Button Seeds

Planting Season Spring
Seed Prep Requires Light
Sowing Method Direct Sow, Start Indoors
Light Requirement Fully Sun
Planting Depth 1/16 inch
Plant Spacing 12 inches
Plant Height 23 to 30 inches
Water Needs Average
Hardiness Zones 8, 9, 10
View our Billy Button Planting Guide to learn more.


Amount Avg Seed Count Recommended Coverage
Packet 50 Up to 80 Sq. Ft