Eryngium planum 'Blue Hobbit'

Sea Holly


Photo courtesy of Ball Horticulture

  • Globe-like flowers heads over silver-blue foliage
  • Compact, dwarf variety
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Container
Container
Garden
Garden
Mass Planting
Mass Planting
Rock Garden
Rock Garden
Full Sun
Full Sun
Summer
Summer



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Plant in full sun and very well-drained soil.  Avoid overwatering.  Spreads to a small patch.


Height: 12 in
Spacing: 12 in
Price Level 1: $6.99 ea.~#1
Bloom Color: Blue
Zone: 4
Price Level 2: 5 for $30~#1
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Mass Planting
  • Garden
  • Border or Bed
  • Rock Garden
  • Focal Point
  • Container
  • Edging

Exposure:

  • Full Sun

Habit:

  • Mounding
  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Silver
  • Blue

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Butterflies

Soil Moisture:

  • Moist, Well-Drained