Echinops karatavicus from Kyrgyzstan
The plants we offer have been grown by us from seed collected from the mountains of Kara-Buura, Kyrgyzstan. This Echinops species produces leafy, multi-branched stems with prickly, green leaves, which are silverly white underneath, and spherical, metallic blue inflorescences. Flowering June to August. Height 70 to 130 cm. Sun in well-drained soil.