The Plant Company

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Telephone:
01403 740100

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The Plant Company
Coolham Road
West Chiltington
Pulborough
West Sussex
RH20 2LH

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Monday-Friday, 9:00-17:30


 

The Plants

Eryngium x zabelii 'Big Blue'

sea holly

Photo of Eryngium x zabelii 'Big Blue'

£8.99

This stunning sea holly has long lasting, bright metallic-blue flowers that arrive in mid to late summer and usually last well into the autumn. They have a strong architectural shape and honey bees love their flowers so they are a perfect for adding to a sunny, wildlife-friendly garden

Type

  • Perennials

Foliage: Deciduous

Hardiness: Hardy

Vigour: Medium growing

Uses

  • Beds and borders
  • Flower arranging
  • Cottage style garden
  • Contemporary style garden
  • Mediterranean style garden

Special features

  • Attractive to wildlife
  • Low maintenance
  • Drought tolerant
  • Architectural

Care instructions

Grow in well-drained sun in full sun. Dislikes winter wet. Can be cut down to the ground after flowering in autumn but is best left over winter to provide winter interest.

Dimensions

Size: Small

Pot size: 4 litre

Height: 70cm

Spread: 40cm

Positions

  • Sun

Aspects

  • South
  • East
  • West

Soil types

  • Sandy
  • Normal

Soil pH ranges

  • Acid
  • Neutral
  • Alkaline

Special conditions

  • Coastal