Centaurea montana

(Perennial cornflower)
Centaurea montana
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Violet-blue flowers cornflower shaped flowers are carried on stiff stems above a spreading clump of long, silvery leaves. Tough as boots.
Available in 7-10 days
£4.95  each OR £13.85 for three
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Flower attributes

Colour: Blue

Flowers: May, June, July, August, and September

Position

Soil: Well-drained

Planting position: Sun/Partial Shade

Height x spread: 45cm x 60cm

Features

Rabbit Resistant

Wildlife Friendly

Suitable for cutting

Care advice

Easy to grow in a well-drained soil, in sun or partial shade. Remove stems and leaves when they die back to encourage more flowers and leaves. May suffer from mildew in warm summers, if so remove the leaves to promote fresh growth.