Echinops rito subsp. ruthenicus Platinum Blue
The foliage and stems have a distinct silver colour. Mid blue globe shaped flowers in clusters. Plants grow approx 1m tall and produce many-branched stems. Echinops rito subsp. ruthenicus 'Platinum Blue' has attractive foliage. A good cut flower that makes a great dried flower too. Grow in full sun in well draining soils.