Large, showy flowers in all colors make great, long lasting cut flowers at any stage of their budding. Abundant flowers borne in late summer/early fall are tolerant of light frosts. Plant reach about 2' tall, and strong stems don't require any trellising to stay straight.
How to grow it:
Yes, V. light
Direct sow after last frost date, covering lightly. Or, start indoors up to 6 weeks before the average last frost date. Transplant after all danger of hard frost has passed with 12" between plants.