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Eryngium giganteum

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As they mature the bracts become more silver

Eryngium giganteum | Kingsdon, Somerset, TA11
Pot SizeTotal Price
5 litres
£8.00

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Plant Finder: about Eryngium giganteum

Common names

Giant sea holly, Miss Willmott's ghost, Sea holly

Description

Eryngium giganteum (Giant sea holly). A rosette biennial from Iran producing silver-blue thistles with heart-shaped leaves.

Cultivation

They are fully to half hardy. Grow in sun with fertile well drained soil.

Interest and use

Grown for their flowers, foliage and habit. Suitable for coastal conditions.

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Eryngium giganteum | Kingsdon, Somerset, TA11 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2018
  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Fertile
  • WaterDry

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