Centaurea montana 'Black Sprite' - Black perennial cornflower

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  • Flowers attract bees

  • Plant for chalk soil

  • Plant for clay soil

  • Plant for sun

Exotic, silky, burgundy-black flower petals form a spidery, starburst against a grey-green backdrop of foliage.

Prefers a well-drained soil in full sun. Will tolerate drought once established.

Height: 12 - 18 inches / 30 - 45cm

Spread: 12 - 24 inches / 30 - 60cm

Contact Us For Availability

Currently our products are only available for collection from the nursery or from us at one of the many shows we’ll be attending. We hope to offer a mail order service from September 2017, but until then please contact us to check stock levels.

Delivery Options

Currently they are only available for collection from the nursery or from us at one of the many shows we’ll be attending. We hope to offer a mail order service from September 2017.

  • Direct Collection From Us

    Either from the nursery or from one of the events we’ll be attending. If coming to the nursery then please call first to make sure we’ll be around. If we are away at an event then collection of orders may not be possible.