Eryngium Planum Plant. It is hardy to uk zone 4. A european bred plant for the cut flower trade (fresh and dried), it is a profuse bloomer that is.
This species is easy to ship and boasts a good vase life, whether. It is chiefly used as a garden ornamental, with several cultivars available, frequently used in cut or dried flower arrangements. It is known by various names, such as the eryngium planum, the blue thistle or flat sea holly.
Eryngium planum ‘blue hobbit’ is a compact cultivar with small, steely blue flowerheads.
This species is easy to ship and boasts a good vase life, whether. Eryngium planum is a miniature form of eryngium, as regards its flower heads, which measure about 2 inches across (5 cm) and are blue all over. General information eryngium planum is a perennial plant that can grow up to 0.70 metres tall.
This unique dwarf strain is ideal for the front of a sunny border or in mixed containers.
Expose to winter cold (outdoors overwinter or in a refrigerator for 3 months) er: The species is hermaphrodite (has both male and female organs) and is pollinated by bees, flies, beetles. Plant unpotted and packed for shipping.
The species eryngium planum and eryngium alpinum, and their cultivars, make up a majority of eryngium varieties that are most commonly used as cut flowers.
See above for usda hardiness. Eryngium planum is a perennial growing to 0.7 m (2ft 4in) by 0.4 m (1ft 4in) at a medium rate. The species name is eryngium planum, var.
It is known by various names, such as the eryngium planum, the blue thistle or flat sea holly.
It’s perfect for growing at the front of a herbaceous border, gravel garden or in a container, and makes a wonderful cut flower, both in fresh and dried arrangements. Eryngium planum makes fabulous gap filler for the middle of herbaceous borders, where it will happily mingle with other perennials. Plains eryngo is to europe and parts of asia, where it has long been used in traditional herbal medicine.
Eryngium planum ‘blue glitter’ (blue glitter sea holly) is an outstanding old world perennial that blooms in summer with tall stems of spiny, glistening blue flowers.
The eryngium cultivars is a plant with high production. Browse pictures and read growth / cultivation information about eryngium species, sea holly (eryngium planum) supplied by member gardeners in the plantfiles database at dave's garden. It is harvested from the wild for local use as a medicine.