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Star Frost Globe Thistle

Star Frost Globe Thistle

Echinops bannaticus 'Star Frost'

Attracts Butterflies Attracts Hummingbirds Cut Flowers Resists Deer Resists Rabbits

Collection: Perennials
Tags: echinops, globe thistle

Dazzling silvery white globes are held proudly above deep green, thistle-like foliage. The flowers are golf ball sized and are wonderful in the landscape and for use as a cutflower.


Botanical NameEchinops bannaticus 'Star Frost'
ExposureFull Sun
HardinessZone 3
Flower ColourWhite
Bloom MonthsJuly, August, September
FeaturesAttracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Cut Flowers, Resists Deer, Resists Rabbits

Planting Instructions

  • Remove from the growing container.
  • Dig a hole 2 times container size and same depth of container.
  • Refill with dry soil.
  • Water thoroughly after planting.