Eryngium alpinum

Alpine Sea holly. A clump-forming perennial with irregularly toothed, egg to heart shaped basal leaves, and stem leaves with radiating lobes. In July and August several blue, egg shaped to cylindrical flowerheads to 4cm tall are borne on stout stems which are blue flushed above and often carry strikingly blue-white veined stem leaves. Each flowerhead has an extravagant ruff up to 13cm wide of more than 25 bracts, with spiky lobes often divided again to give a lacy effect.

Needs well-draining, poor to moderately fertile soil in full sun. It will reach a height of 50-80cm and a spread of 60cm.

Containerised

2 Litre Container £6.75 each (inc. VAT)


Eryngium planum

Blue Eryngo. A clump-forming, perennial with ovate-oblong, toothed, dark green basal leaves, with heart-shaped bases, and spiny, palmately lobed, blue tinted stem leaves. From mid-summer to early autumn many light blue, round to egg-shaped flowerheads are borne on stiffly, erect, branched stems.

Needs well-draining, poor to moderately fertile soil in full sun. It will reach a height of 90cm and a spread of 45cm.

Containerised

9cm Container £1.95 each (inc. VAT)

2 Litre Container £5.75 each (inc. VAT)


Eryngium planum 'Blue Hobbit'

Blue Eryngo. A clump-forming, evergreen perennial with oblong to circular, toothed, dark green basal leaves and spiny, blue-tinted stem leaves. In July and August masses of cone shaped, spiky, bright purple-blue flower heads are borne on stiffly, erect, branched stems.

Needs well-draining, poor to moderately fertile soil in full sun. It will reach a height of 20cm and a spread of 10-15cm.

Containerised

9cm Container £1.95 each (inc. VAT)

2 Litre Container £5.75 each (inc. VAT)


Eryngium variifolium

Sea Holly. A clump-forming, evergreen perennial with oblong to circular, toothed, mid- to dark green basal leaves which are marbled with pale veins. In July and August many blue-grey, round to egg-shaped flowerheads are borne on stiffly, erect, branched stems.

Needs well-draining, poor to moderately fertile soil in full sun. It will reach a height of 30-45cm and a spread of 20cm.

Containerised

9cm Container £1.95 each (inc. VAT)

2 Litre Container £5.75 each (inc. VAT)


Eryngium variifolium 'Miss Marble'

Eryngium variifolium 'Miss Marble'

Sea holly. A clump-forming, evergreen perennial with oblong to circular, toothed, mid- to dark green basal leaves which are marbled with silver veins. In July and August many grey-purple, round to egg-shaped flowerheads are borne with silvery bracts on stiffly, erect, branched stems.

Needs well-draining, poor to moderately fertile soil in full sun. It will reach a height of 45cm and a spread of 25cm.

Containerised

2 Litre Container £5.75 each (inc. VAT)


Eryngium x zabelii 'Big Blue'

Eryngium x zabelii 'Big Blue'

Sea Holly. A clump-forming perennial with oblong to circular, toothed, silvery-veined green basal leaves and spiny, blue-tinted stem leaves. In July and August masses of cone shaped, spiky, electric-blue flowerheads are borne on stiffly, erect, branched blue stems with blue bracts.

Needs well-draining, poor to moderately fertile soil in full sun. It will reach a height of 80cm and a spread of 45cm.

Containerised

2 Litre Container £6.75 each (inc. VAT)