Echinops 'Artic Glow' Globe Thistle

$13.95
$13.95
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Description

Echinops sphaerocephalus 'Arctic Glow' is a tall plant with large, blue-white, globe-shaped flowers on reddish silver stems. The rough, bristly foliage of Echinops 'Arctic Glow' has white undersides. This uncommon plant, also known as Globe Thistle, makes a statement in the garden and its blooms are nice for cutting or drying.

Echinops sphaerocephalus 'Arctic Glow' prefers full sun and needs well-drained soil. Echinops 'Arctic Glow' is tolerant of poor, sandy and dry soils and great for coastal conditions.

Characteristics

  • Common Names: Globe Thistle
  • Zones: 3-9
  • Light Requirements: Full Sun to Light Shade
  • Soil Preference: Well-drained
  • Height at Maturity: 30-36
  • Width at Maturity: 18
  • Bloom Color: White/Cream
  • Bloom Time: July-August
  • Foliage Color: Gray/Silver

Special Features

  • Attracts: Butterflies.
  • Tolerates: Deer. Coastal Conditions. Drought.
  • Other Features: Cut Flower.

Care and Growing Tips

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Shipping Info

 

All orders placed now will ship in Spring 2024 unless requested otherwise.

    • Zones 9&10: Starting March 25th
    • Zone 8: Starting April 1st
    • Zone 7: Starting April 8th
    • Zone 6: Starting April 22nd
    • Zone 5: Starting May 6th
    • Zones 4-2: Starting May 13th

If you live in a warm climate and wish to receive your plants during the winter, please send us an email. Please note that we may be unable to fulfill your request if temperatures are too cold for safe transit or if the plants are dormant.

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All ship times are subject to change if extreme weather conditions are present here at the nursery or at the shipping destination.

Please note: Depending on the time of year, the foliage of the plants may be trimmed to fit into our shipping boxes. This could delay the flowering of the plant, but many perennials actually benefit from being cut back.

We are currently not able to ship to Puerto Rico, Hawaii, and outside of the US.

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