Joy Creek Nursery

031-011D4   Eryngium amethystinum  

Eryngium amethystinum
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Italy, Balkans. We grow Eryngium amethystinum in our Dry Border. They spiny leathery foliage is a dramatic summer texture. Very late in the summer, powdery blue stems bear blue to amethyst flowers in the midst of spiny silver bracts. Give this good drainage. A Great Plant Picks selection.

Late summer.  28 in. x 28 in.

Blue to Amethyst flowers

Sun     Zones 3-8

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