globe thistle ‘Blue Globe’

Botanical Name
Echinops bannaticus ‘Blue Globe’
Common Name globe thistle ‘Blue Globe’
Family Asteraceae
USDA Zone 3 to 8
Light Requirement Full Sun
Season(s) of interest Summer, Fall, Winter
Height and Spread
2-3ft x 1-2ft (60-90cm x 30-60cm)
Flower Color Dark Blue
Attracts Wildlife Bees
Additional Information
E. bannaticus is native to southwestern Romania.
Location in Lurie Garden North Dark Plate