Long-lasting specialty cut.Attractive blooms have a metallic shine. Eryngium is a hardy perennial with long, sturdy stems. Tolerates hot, sunny locations. Plants produce flowers during the second year of growth and in subsequent years. Attracts bees, beneficial flies and wasps. Also known as plains eryngo and flat sea holly. Perennial in Zones 3-8. Ht. 40-46". Avg. 15,200 seeds/oz. Packet: 25 seeds.
DAYS TO GERMINATION: 7-10 days at 72-75°F (22-24°C).
SOWING: Transplant (recommended): Sow 10-16 weeks before last frost. Do not cover as light is required for germination. Bottom water or mist lightly to avoid covering the seeds with displaced soil. Transplant into cell packs or 2-4" containers 5-8 weeks after emergence. Harden off and transplant outside after the last frost.
GROWING ON: Grow at 55-60°F (13-16°C) and avoid temperatures above 70°F (21°C).
LIGHT PREFERENCE: Sun.
SOIL REQUIREMENTS: Dry, sandy soil, but will tolerate saline soil conditions. Eryngium is sensitive to overwatering.
PLANT SPACING: 18-24". Clumps spread slowly and can remain undisturbed indefinitely.
HARDINESS ZONES: Zones 3-8.
HARVEST: Fresh or dried: Cut when the entire flower head and bracts turn blue or white, depending on the cultivar. Can be hung to air dry, or dry in desiccant to preserve more color.
USES: Excellent fresh cut or dried flower. For midborder in perennial beds.
SCIENTIFIC NAME: Eryngium planum
ALTERNATE NAMES: Plains eryngo, flat sea holly
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