Catananche caerulea

Cupid's Dart


Height:  30 -40 cm

Flower colour: lavender

Flowering time: August

Sunlight: sun

Soil:  well drained, dry

pH: acid - neutral - alkaline

Hardiness: tender

Plant range: Mediterranean



Native to dry grasslands
around the Mediterranean.
Needs a warmer climate to thrive than Iceland has to offer.

Photos and experiences of growing this plant in Iceland are welcomed  in the comments below.    I     © 2015-2019  Garðaflóra.

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