Eryngium planum ‘Blaukappe’ – “Flat Sea Holly”

Botanical name: Eryngium planum ‘Blaukappe’
Common name: “Flat Sea Holly”

Characteristics:

Size: 1.5-2′ x 1.5-2′
Light: Full sun
Bloom: Jun-Aug

Description:

Small, oval, thistle-like, vibrant-blue flowerheads produced in abundance at the ends of branching stems rising from basal clumps of green, scalloped, heart-shaped leaves during the summer. Long-lasting cut or dried flower.

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