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Echinops ruthenicus 'Platinum Blue'

Globe Thistle

Spiny, amethyst-blue globes appear on upright, silver stems, lending great structural interest to the garden. Good cut flower. Nice winter interest if not cut back.

Prefers full sun and loose, well-drained soils. Drought tolerant once established.

SKU

Description

Qty

Pricing

96967 4 qt. 1 - $12.99 Ea.
98087 1 qt. 1 - $9.29 Ea.

Height:

36-40 Inches

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Spread:

18-24 Inches

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Hardiness Zone:

3-9

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Bloom Color:

Blue, Lavender

Characteristics & Attributes

Attracts Wildlife
Butterflies
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Exposure
Full Sun
Soil Moisture Preference
Dry
Well-Drained
Flowering Months
July
August
Foliage Color
Silver
Attributes
Clay Soil
Cut Flower
Drought Tolerant
Interesting Foliage
Long Blooming
Echinops ruthenicus (Globe Thistle)