Eryngium planum 'Blue Hobbit'

Sea Holly


Photo courtesy of Ball Horticulture

  • Bluish double flowers on silver-blue stems
  • Compact, dwarf variety
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Dried Flower/ Foliage
Dried Flower/ Foliage
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Salt Tolerant
Salt Tolerant
Summer
Summer
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

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


Height: 10-12 in
Spacing: 12-18 in
Price Level 1: $5.99 ea.~#1
Bloom Color: Blue
Zone: 4-8
Price Level 2: 4 for $20~#1
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Border or Bed
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Cut Flower/ Foliage
  • Salt Tolerant
  • Dried Flower/ Foliage

Habit:

  • Mounding
  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Blue

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Butterflies

Soil Moisture:

  • Dry Soil
  • Average Water