Echinops Ritro- Violet

Echinops ritro


Standard seed packet, 40 seeds

$1.75
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Echinops Ritro- Violet

Echinops ritro


  • Perennial to 120cm
  • Unusual spiky spherical flower heads
  • Great cut or dried flower


Compact clump forming hardy perennial with spiny thistle-like leaves in silver/olive green. Produces tall robust upright flower stems with unique violet coloured spiky spherical flower heads up to golf-ball sized. Great for adding height, colour and interest to garden beds, borders and cottage gardens. Makes an excellent cut flower or dried flower; colour doesn't fade. Attracts bees and butterflies to the garden. Produces an abundance of flowers over a long period. Low maintenance once established, tolerant of poor soil conditions, drought and frost. Resistant to most common garden pests and rabbits. Also known as "Southern Globe Thistle". 


How to sow and grow:

Method: Sow direct or raise seedlings
Sowing Depth: 1mm
When: Spring and summer
Position: Part or full sun, moist well drained soil
Plant Spacing: 60cm
Hardiness: Frost tender Perennial
Plant Height: 120cm

(Product number: F6-05)
Seeds per gram: 60 seeds


SKU F6-05
Shipping Weight 0.0014kg
Botanical name: Echinops ritro
Packet type: Standard seed packet
Packet quantity: 40 seeds
Seeds per gram: 60

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