Echinops ritro

Small Globe Thistle. Elliptical leaves which are white and woolly on the undersides and have sharp spines. In early July branched stems carry metallic blue flowerheads up to 4.5cm across are borne.

Grow in a hot position in well drained soil in full sun, but will grow in almost any other soil or position except for heavy shade. It will reach a height of 1m and a spread of 50cm.

Containerised

1 Litre Container £2.95 each (inc. VAT)

2 Litre Container £5.75 each (inc. VAT)


Echinops ritro 'Veitch's Blue'

Small Globe Thistle. Elliptical leaves which are white and woolly on the undersides and have sharp spines. In early July branched stems carry deep metallic blue flowerheads up to 4.5cm across are borne.

Grow in a hot position in well drained soil in full sun, but will grow in almost any other soil or position except for heavy shade. It will reach a height of 90cm and a spread of 50cm.

Containerised

1 Litre Container £2.95 each (inc. VAT)

2 Litre Container £5.75 each (inc. VAT)


Echinops spaerocephalus 'Artic Glow'

Great Globe Thistle. Elliptical leaves which are white and woolly on the undersides and have sharp spines. In early July branched stems carry greyish white flowerheads up to 6cm across are borne on dark red-brown stems.

Grow in a hot position in well drained soil in full sun, but will grow in almost any other soil or position except for heavy shade. It will reach a height of 1-1.5m and a spread of 1m.

Containerised

1 Litre Container £2.95 each (inc. VAT)

2 Litre Container £5.75 each (inc. VAT)