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.
‘Amethyst in Snow’ is a featured variety in our “Rozanne’s at the Front Door” Garden Design.
Centaurea (Cornflower) 'Amethyst in Snow'
Late spring/early summers displays. Drought & heat tolerant. Winter hardy.
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.
Mid May to mid June
Approx. Winter Hardiness
US Hardiness Zones 3 - 9. Hardy down to 5f/-15c