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Centaurea montana 'Black Sprite'

Centaurea montana 'Black Sprite'

Centaurea montana 'Black Sprite'

Very striking spidery purple-black corn flowers types petals from an almost black center, over grey-green lanced shaped foliage,
Mound forming habit.
Flowers Spring through summer.
Loved by bees and pollinators
NB After flowering cut back foliage and flowers, then it will grow and flower again.
 
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Very striking spidery purple-black corn flowers types petals from an almost black center, over grey-green lanced shaped foliage,
Mound forming habit.
Flowers Spring through summer.
Loved by bees and pollinators
NB After flowering cut back foliage and flowers, then it will grow and flower again.
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Description

Aspect Sun/Part Shade
Flowering Spring/Summer
Flower colour Black
Pot size 1 Litre
PBR(Plant Breeders Rights)
Foliage colour Green/Silver
Height 35cm
Width 60cm
Hardiness Hardy
Perennial Perennial
Soil Type Any free draining soil
Suitable for containers
Scented
Award of Garden Merit
Evergreen
Attractive to Bees and pollinator

Frequently asked questions

How to care for this plant

Tidy old leaves in Spring or when needed

Delivery

Normally plants are delivered within 7 working days.
Postage cost is £6.95 to the UK Mainland

We use DHL to deliver our plants and they provide a first class service.
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