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Catananche caerulea

Catananche caerulea


Fully hardy herbaceous perennial with linear, hairy, grey green basal leaves.  During mid to late summer it produces cornflower blue - pale lilac flowers with a darker blue centre.

  • Botanical Name

    Catananche caerulea

  • Common Name

    Cupid's dart

  • Height and Spread

    0.5 - 0.9m x 0.3m

  • Cultivation

    Grow in well drained soil in full sun. Can be short lived if grown in heavy, clay soil.

    Good for a sunny border.

  • Pot Size and Price

    9cm is 4.00, 1L is 6.00, 2L is 8.00

  • Additional Information

    Flowers are good for cutting and drying.

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