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Knautia Plant - Thunder and Lightening

Slender stems topped with beautiful pincushion-like blooms over a really long period. Ideal for cutting and loved by bees and butterflies. Thunder & Lightning - A fabulous variagated variety with deep green leaves that are lined with creamy-yellow, forming the perfect backdrop to its contrasting deep purple blooms. Flowers June-early October. Height 30-40cm (12-16"); spread 40-50cm (16-20"). HP - Hardy perennial. Supplied in a 9cm pot.

 

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Code: 252310
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Flower / Fruit from June-early October
 
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A wonderful cut flower!

Slender stems topped with beautiful pincushion-like blooms over a really long period. Ideal for cutting and loved by bees and butterflies. Thunder & Lightning - A fabulous variagated variety with deep green leaves that are lined with creamy-yellow, forming the perfect backdrop to its contrasting deep purple blooms. Flowers June-early October. Height 30-40cm (12-16"); spread 40-50cm (16-20"). HP - Hardy perennial. Supplied in a 9cm pot.

 

  • Striking foliage throughout spring and summer
  • Contrasting deep purple blooms throughout summer-autumn
  • Butterflies love the flowers
  • Blooms can be used as cut flowers

 

Colour:Purple

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:31-40cm

Cut Flower:True

Edible Flower:False

Organic:False

Good For Dried Flowers:False

Drought Resistant:True

RHS Award of Garden Merit:False

Vegetables recommended by the NIAB:False

Award Winners in Fleuroselect Trials:False

Likes Acidic Soil:False

Containers:True

Hanging Baskets:False

Beds & Borders:True

Rockeries:False

Climbers:False

Greenhouse, Glass House or Home:False

Prefers Full Sun:True

Grows in Sun or Partial Shade:False

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:False

Bees:True

Plant in a well drained, sunny 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, patio pots and containers. Suitable for cut flowers. Attractive to butterflies and bees. Prefers full sun. Trim out dead flowers to encourage more blooms throughout the summer.

 

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