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Echinops Plant - Taplow Blue Echinops Plant - Taplow Blue

Echinops Plant - Taplow Blue

Globe Thistle

A robust hardy perennial producing beautifully divided dark green leaves (the underside of which are silvery-white), and tall stems topped with dramatic globe-shaped flower heads. Brilliant for the back of a border, both flower stems and foliage are also ideal for cutting. Flowers July-August. Height 150-200cm (5'-6'8"); spread 60-70cm (24-28"). HP - Hardy perennial. Supplied in a 9cm pot.

 

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Eye-catching globes of steel-blue flowers

A robust hardy perennial producing beautifully divided dark green leaves (the underside of which are silvery-white), and tall stems topped with dramatic globe-shaped flower heads. Brilliant for the back of a border, both flower stems and foliage are also ideal for cutting. Flowers July-August. Height 150-200cm (5'-6'8"); spread 60-70cm (24-28"). HP - Hardy perennial. Supplied in a 9cm pot.

 

  • Stunning blue globes flowers that really catch the eye
  • Attracts butterflies, bees & bugs
  • A brilliant back of border hardy perennial
  • Interesting foliage, both flower stems and foliage make striking cut flowers

 

Colour:Blue

Hardiness:-15 degrees

Resistance to Disease:False

Seeds:False

Bulbs:False

Shrubs:False

Tree:False

Plants:True

Plug or Potted Plant:Potted

Aftercare - Easy:True

Aftercare - Moderate:False

Aftercare - High:False

Scented:False

Height:151-200cm

Cut Flower:True

Edible Flower:False

Spread:61-70cm

Organic:False

Good For Dried Flowers:True

Drought Resistant:False

RHS Award of Garden Merit:False

Vegetables recommended by the NIAB:False

Award Winners in Fleuroselect Trials:False

Likes Acidic Soil:False

Containers:False

Hanging Baskets:False

Beds & Borders:True

Rockeries:False

Climbers:False

Greenhouse, Glass House or Home:False

Prefers Full Sun:False

Grows in Sun or Partial Shade:True

Grows in Sun or Shade:False

Partial or Full Shade:False

Shade:False

F1 Variety:False

Hardy Annual:False

Half Hardy Annual:False

Greenhouse Annual:False

Hardy Biennial:False

Greenhouse Biennial:False

Hardy Perennial:True

Tender Perennial:False

Half Hardy Perennial:False

Greenhouse Perennial:False

Shrub:False

Butterflies:True

Birds:True

Bees:True

Plant in a well drained, sunny or partially shaded position either in a patio pot or border. For best effects sprinkle bonemeal around the roots when planting for a healthier plant.

Ideal for beds and borders. Suitable for cut and dried flowers. Attractive to butterflies, birds and bees. Prefers full sun or partial shade. Mulch in autumn for protection over winter and for better quality growth in the spring.

 

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