Centaurea (Cornflower) ‘Amethyst in Snow’

Where to Buy

US & Canada | UK & Ireland

Description

Amethyst in Snow is an exquisite bi-colour flower that provides a lovely display from late spring to early summer. Its silky white, tubular petals radiate from royal purple centres and set above silvery green foliage that forms dense, substantial masses.

Variety

Centaurea (Cornflower) 'Amethyst in Snow'

Approx. Height

14"/35cms

Approx. Spread

27"/70cms

Attributes

Late spring/early summers displays. 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

Mid May to mid June

Positioning

Full sun

Approx. Winter Hardiness

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