Blooming time Summer, Autumn Flower colour Red, White Foliage colour Green
Ruffled pincushion heads attracts butterflies and provide colour from July to September. Initially dark burgundy in colour, opening to a lighter burgundy flecked with white. The flowers have a long vase life, and if left uncut produce seed heads that maintain interest in the garden when it's frosty. Selected by Fred Wilson in the UK and brought to Rozanne and Friends™.
Plantarium Bronze Medal 2006
Uses: Mixed border, Container, Rock garden Attributes: Attracts butterflies, Cut flower, Long blooming
Prefers full sun and well-drained soil. Dislikes winter wet.