ECHINOPS Perennial Plant Catalogue

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ECHINOPS (Globe Thistle) Grown for its spiky flower heads. Requires full sun and a well-drained soil.

Echinops bannaticus ‘Taplow Blue’ AGM Rounded heads of powder blue flowers from July to September. Deeply cut, grey green leaves, white below. Height 1.2 metres. Spread about 60cm.

Echinops ritro AGM Grey blue globe like flower heads on tall stems in July and August. Grey green thistle like leaves, white beneath. Height 90 to 120cm. Spread 60cm.
Embedded image permalinkEchinops ritro ‘Veitch’s Blue’ Bright blue globe like flower heads on tall stems in July and August. Grey green thistle like leaves, white beneath. Height 80cm. Spread 60cm.

Echinops sphaerocephalus ‘Arctic Glow’ Large white globe like flower heads

on tall stems from June to August. Grey green

thistle like leaves, white beneath. Height up to about 80cm. Spread 60cm.

Echinops Arctic Glow