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Price reductions at Crocus

by Sarah - June 21st, 2014.
Filed under: Crocus, Price Reductions.

Crocus reduced the price on this product today

Echinops bannaticus 'Taplow Blue' (globe thistle)

Echinops bannaticus ‘Taplow Blue’ (globe thistle) was £7.99 now £5.99
Position: full sun or partial shade Soil: poor, well-drained soil Rate of growth: average Flowering period: July and August Flower colour: bright blue Other features: excellent cut-flowers Hardiness: fully hardy Spherical, bright blue flower-heads up to 5cm (2in) across in July and August and prickly, grey-green leaves. This gorgeous globe thistle is highly attractive to butterflies and bees. An eye-catching, yet undemanding perennial for the back of a herbaceous or mixed border, it’s best planted in poor, well-drained soil in full sun. Garden care: Lift and divide congested colonies in autumn or spring.