Echinops bannaticus 'Taplow Blue' - Globe thistle variety

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  • Flowers attract bees

  • Flowers attract butterflies

  • Plant for chalk soil

  • Plant for full sun

A robust perennial with dark green, prickly leaves, which give rise to rounded, steel-blue flower heads held on branced, leafy stems. Flowers are a magnet for pollinating insects.

Prefers a well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade. 

Height: 36 - 60 inches / 90 - 150cm                      

Spread: 18 - 30 inches / 45 - 75cm

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.