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Centaurea dealbata (cornflower)

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£6.99 Pot size: 2 litre
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Centaurea dealbata

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Product Description

Lavender pink cornflower, with the unusual characteristic of being perennial and flowering In the first year. Easy to grow adding height and interest to borders, as well as making a superb border cut flower.

Additional Information

Plant type Perennials
Flower colour Purple, Pink
Flowering season Spring, Summer
Special features Attractive to bees, Attractive to wildlife, Low maintenance
Position Sun
Soil pH Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Size Medium
Eventual height 80cm
Eventual spread 40cm
Pot size 2 litre
Hardiness Hardy
Suggested uses Beds and borders, Flower arranging, Cottage style garden, Contemporary style garden
Foliage Deciduous
Vigour Medium growing
Award of Garden Merit No
Care instructions Remove faded blooms to prevent self seeding. Plants may benefit from a hard cutting back in midsummer to rejuvenate the foliage. Easy to grow. Drought tolerant once established. Rabbit resistant.