Echinops Bannaticus (Globe Thistle) – Blue Glow – 2.55 Quart


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Echinops Bannaticus – Blue Glow is a striking addition to any garden with its globe-shaped steel-blue flowers stealing the show when in bloom. While its captivating blooms are a highlight, it's important to note that this variety may require staking to support its tall stems. Despite its thistle-like appearance, Blue Glow Globe Thistle is not invasive and is actually beneficial for attracting pollinators to the garden.

To ensure the health and vitality of Blue Glow Globe Thistle, it's recommended not to over-fertilize and to provide well-drained soil. The plant's attractive spiny lobed leaves maintain a striking silvery-blue color with curious silver undersides throughout the season, adding to its visual appeal. With its unique appearance and ability to attract pollinators, Blue Glow Globe Thistle is sure to make a statement in any garden landscape.

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Each plant comes in a 2.55 quart pot. The plant shown is an example of what you will receive, all plants are individuals and we strive to pick out the best for you.


Plant Specs:

Other Names: Blue Glow Globe Thistle
Color: steel-blue
Light: full sun
Watering: average
Soil: poor, alkaline, rich, very well draining soil
Zone: 3 – 8

Plant Shape: upright spreading
Mature Size: height (4'), Spread (24″)
Blooming Season: mid-summer

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