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Eryngium Big Blue -Sea holly x 1 Bare Root perennial

  • Catalogue Code 5130-1253
  • Pack Contents: 1x Bare Root Perennial

Large Heads of Steely-Blue Flowers. The spikey flowers rise above spiny foliage in a blue haze. Sea holly teams brilliantly with airy plants such as grasses and Verbena bonariensis. These plants are smothered with bees and pollinating insects all summer.

Plant in the border or in a large container. The flowers are also lovely used in dried flower arrangements

Eryngium are perfect plants for sunny borders.

Plant the bare roots into weed free soil and water in.

Cut back spent stems in late autumn when flowering has finished and plants will re-emerge next spring.

70cm / 2ft


  • Hardy Perennial - sow indoors or on a seedbed (April-June); transplant later to flower for many seasons
  • Attracts Bees
  • Good in containers and pots
  • Varieties suitables for cutting
  • Will flower well in full sun

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Plant Outdoors

Dead on arrival in a bag of dust - could not be revived.


Transplanted well and growing well in the garden


Only one out of three I think shows any sign of growth

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