Cast on 6 stitches
Row 1 *knit
Row 2 purl
Row 3-12(3-18, 3-24) repeat from * until desired length is reached. Bind off, weave in ends.
Make petals as you wish. Our example (top) has
1 12-stitch petal of #137 fuchsia (center)
1 18-stitch petal of #104 Blush Heather
1 18-stitch petal of #139 Dark Rose Heather
1 24-stitch petal of #102 Ranch Red
1 24-stitch petal of #140 Rose heather
1 18-stitch petal of #146 Lilac
With sewing thread and needle, stitch through bottom of petal, pulling tight to gather into a circle. Add next petal, gathering and sewing through the bottom to secure the petal. Continue with as many petals as you wish until flower is as full as you wish. Tie off thread.