Centaurea (Cornflower) ‘Amethyst Dream’

Where to Buy

US & Canada | UK & Ireland

Description

Amethyst Dream produces large 2.5″/6cm showy radiant royal-blue flowers on silver foliage. This sun loving plant is a great choice for flower borders and also makes a lovely cut flower for indoor displays.

Variety

Centaurea (Cornflower) 'Amethyst Dream'

Approx. Height

20"/50cms

Approx. Spread

27"/70cms

Attributes

Late spring/early summer blooming period. Drought & heat tolerant. Winter hardy.

Aftercare Instructions

Requires little maintenance other than watering in very dry periods and occasional feeding with an all-purpose flower food. Remove dead heads to prolong flowering period.

Flowering Time

May to July

Positioning

Full sun

Approx. Winter Hardiness

US Hardiness Zones 3 - 9. Hardy down to 5f/-15c