Globe Thistle 'Blue Glow' (Echinops bannaticus)

Name Globe Thistle 'Blue Glow'
Botanical Name Echinops bannaticus

Echinops is a clumping perennial that is very easy to grow. Beginning in early summer, intense blue spheres measuring 1.5" across appear on tall, unbranched stems. They offer a very nice focal point to your home. Pictures from Walters Gardens Inc.

Min Height: 36″
Max Height: 48″
Min Width: 24″
Max Width: 24″
Location: Full Sun or Part Shade
Size: 3'-4' ft tall
Flower Color: Blue
Bloom Time: June, July, August
Soil Conditions: Average Moisture
Trim/Prune: Globe thistle needs to be pruned only for aesthetic purposes and to encourage rebloom.
  • Rabbit Resistant
  • Deer Resistant
  • Fragrant
  • Attracts Butterflies
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