Centaurea macrocephala

(Giant knapweed)

A splendid plant that produces sturdy upright stems topped with a fluffy bright yellow thistle-like knob that sits on a basket of paper brown bracts. Long, soft green leaves are carried up the stems. Flowers for ages.

A splendid plant that produces sturdy upright stems topped with a fluffy bright yellow thistle-like knob that sits on a basket of paper brown bracts. Long, soft green leaves are carried up the stems. Flowers for ages.

£5.20 each OR £14.70 for three
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Delivery: 7-10 days

Info

Colour: Yellow
Flowers: June, July, August, and September
Height x Spread: 90cm x 75cm
Soil: Well-drained
Planting position: Sun/Partial Shade
Wildlife Friendly
Suitable for cutting
Upright plant
Hardy to -10 degrees and more, the leaves remain throughout the year with new ones replacing older leaves in spring. Cut back in spring to tidy up the plant. Needs a well-drained soil that does not dry out, but is not too wet. Can be slow to establish, but when established will live for years without requiring any division.

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