Centaurea montana (Bachelor's Button)
Centaurea montana 'Amethyst in Snow'

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Centaurea montana 'Amethyst in Snow'

Bachelor's Button

Plant Type: Perennials

Patent: pp18284

A fast growing, compact selection with large flowers that have pure white petals and royal purple centers.

  • Large white flowers with purple centers
  • Blooms late-spring to mid-summer
  • Compact and fast growing
Item # Pack Size  
4509865 30 3" Plug Please Login for Pricing

Height:

14-16 in

Spread:

20-24 in

Zone:

3-8

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.

Characteristics & Attributes

Exposure

Sun Tolerant

Nature Attraction

Attracts Butterflies

Critter Resistance

Deer Resistant

Attributes

Good Cut Flower / Foliage
Drought Tolerant

Season of Interest (Flowering)

Late Spring / Early Summer
Summer