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Eryngium giganteum

For sale by Patricia Marrow

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As they mature the bracts become more silver

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

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Plant Finder: about Eryngium giganteum

Common names

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


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


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 2020
  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Fertile
  • WaterDry

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