Join thousands of gardeners across the UK who use our free service to buy, sell and swap plants ... and much more.

Echinops ‘Taplow Blue’

For sale by Julie Norfolk

This grower is sure of this plant identification.

Echinops ‘Taplow Blue’ | Longnor, Buxton, Staffordshire, SK17
Pot SizeTotal Price
1.5 litres

To add this listing to your plant request, you need to be a member of GreenPlantSwap. Please log in or sign up free now.

Grower Notes

Enter further notes…

Plant Finder: about Echinops ‘Taplow Blue’

Common names

Globe thistle


Echinops ‘Taplow Blue’ (Globe thistle). ‘Taplow Blue’ produces bright blue flowers.


They are fully hardy and will grow well in full sun in poor soil. Dead head to prevent self seeding.

Interest and use

Grown for their globe-like, spiky flower heads. Borders. Suitable for coastal conditions.

Italics = data drawn from parent genus or species

View Full Plant Finder Record
Echinops ‘Taplow Blue’ | Longnor, Buxton, Staffordshire, SK17 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2020
  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFrost hardy (min -5°C)
  • SoilClay, Well drained, Poor quality
  • WaterSemi-moist

Meet the grower

Longnor, Buxton, Staffordshire, SK17
View Grower pageMessage Grower
  • Grower

Plant Finder listings

Production v5.9.2 (d960957)