Centaurea montana 'Amethyst Dream'
Centaurea montana 'Amethyst Dream'

Centaurea montana 'Amethyst Dream'

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Bachelor's Button

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The large royal-purple flowers that appear in early summer will stand out against a backdrop of fuzzy silver foliage; forms compact and well-branching clumps; heat and drought tolerant.


  •  · Very showy purple petals radiate from purple centers
  •  · Use in areas where heat and drought are an issue
  •  · Fuzzy silver foliage is an added bonus all summer
Item # Pack Size Avail Units Avail Plants  
4509845
30 3" Plug 1 0 Login for Pricing

Height:

18-20 in

Spread:

18-24 in

Zone:

3-8

Exposure

Sun Tolerant

Soil Moisture Needs

Dry
Average Soil

Critter Resistance

Deer Resistant

Attributes

Good Cut Flower / Foliage
Long Blooming

Season of Interest (Flowering)

Late Spring / Early Summer
Summer

Season of Interest (Foliage)

Late Spring / Early Summer

Centaurea

Common Name: Bachelor's Button

Attractive clump-forming perennials with unusual button-head flowers with large fringed basal bracts. Plants are slightly drought resistant, preferring full sun and well-drained soil. Blooms late spring to mid-summer. Grow best in cool climates.