Centaurea montana 'Purple Heart'

(Perennial cornflower)
Centaurea montana 'Purple Heart'
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White cornflower type flowers form a frill around a purple centre. The flowers are held on sturdy, short stems above a thick clump of grey foliage.
9cm (£5.40)?
Delivered in 7 - 10 days
£5.40  each OR £15.30 for three

Flower attributes

Colour: White

Flowers: May and June


Soil: Well-drained

Planting position: Sun/Partial Shade

Height x spread: 45cm x 75cm


Rabbit Resistant

Wildlife Friendly

Suitable for cutting

Care advice

Easy to grow in a well-drained soil, in sun or partial shade. Remove stems and leaves when they die back to encourage more flowers and leaves. May suffer from mildew in warm summers, if so remove the leaves to promote fresh growth.