Eryngium bourgatii ‘Picos Amethyst’ - Mediterranean Sea Holly variety

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  • Flowers attract bees

  • Flowers attract butterflies

  • Plant for chalk soil

  • Plant for sun

Dark green marbled foliage gives rise to spiky, violet-blue flowers in summer. The flowers are composed of a prominent, cone-like centre surrounded by a ruff of violet-blue bracts. Flowers are loved by pollinating insects.

Prefers a well-drained soil in full sun. Will tolerate a poor soil. Avoid excessive winter wet.

Height: 12 - 24 inches / 30 - 60cm                      

Spread: 12 - 18 inches / 30 - 45cm

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This plant is currently out of stock. Please contact us for details of when we expect to have more available.

Delivery Options

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  • Click And Collect

    Collection is available from the nursery by appointment only or from one of the events we’ll be attending. During May, June and July our show schedule is very busy so appointments are not always possible and also at other times if we are away attending an event.