Spring Flowering Bulbs

Eryngium Sapphire Blue

Sea Holly

Type: Perennials
Height: Medium 28" (Plant 18" apart)
Bloom Time: Early Summer to Late Summer
Sun-Shade: Full Sun
Zones: 4-8   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Clay, Sandy
Flower / Accent: Blue / Blue
Patent: #11,088
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep
The best Sea Holly we have seen. Large steely-blue flowers are a long lasting characteristic of Eryngium Sapphire Blue. Striking as a cut flower. Even the stems are imbued with color. Seeds are sterile. Will not spread.

Features to Note:

  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Good for Dried Flowers
  • Deer Resistant
  • Hot Dry Site Tolerant
  • Good for Cut Flowers
  • Seaside/Salt Tolerant
  • For a Sunny Spot

Eryngium General Information:

Eryngium are thistle-like flowers that blanket spiny foliage. Great for cut flowers, also dry beautifully. Salt tolerant.

Eryngium Plant Care:

Loves a sandy, well drained site - tolerates drought and neglect in hot dry spells. A long taproot makes it difficult to move or divide this plant, but can be done in spring if necessary. Plants will be slow to recover.

$14.95 ea.
(3+) $14.50 ea.
Spring 2014
Plant Code: ERSB