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Platinum Blue Globe Thistle

Platinum Blue Globe Thistle

Echinops ruthenicus 'Platinum Blue'

Bee Friendly Cut Flowers

Collection: Perennials
Tags: echinops, globe thistle


With sky blue spiny globe flowers and thistle-like silvery leaves, this perennial provides great interest in the garden and as cut or dried flowers.

Botanical NameEchinops ruthenicus 'Platinum Blue'
ExposureFull Sun
HardinessZone 3
Flower ColourBlue
Bloom MonthsJuly, August, September
FeaturesCut Flowers, Bee Friendly

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.