Catananche caerulea Collection

Cupid's Dart

£11.96

Catananche caerulea Collection

Pack of 4

(Code P242)

£11.96
Catananche caerulea, also known as Cupid's Dart, is a superb hardy perennial. These stunning flower sproduces delicate fringed flowers that have contrasting hues in the centre that sit atop grey-green foliage. Flower June - September. These wonderful flowers are great in patio pot containers and garden borders but also make great cut flower displays or dried flower arrangements. Height 50-75cm. Within the collection, you will receive two each of Catananche caerulea Alba (white/purple) and Catananche caerulea Major (purple). Supplied in a 9cm pot.

Key Product Information

Season Interest Summer
Flower Colour Mixed
Foliage Colour Green
Preferred Location
  • Suitable for planting in sunny locations
    sun
  • Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
    part-shade
Positive attributes
  • Excellent for cut flowers
    cut-flower
  • Suitable for growing in pots and containers
    container
How Supplied 9cm Pot grown plant
Delivery Delivery October/November

Key Product Information

Delivery October/November

Season Interest

Summer

Flower Colour

Mixed

Foliage Colour

Green

Preferred Location
Suitable for planting in sunny locations
sun
Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
part-shade
How Supplied

9cm Pot grown plant

Flowering Time

  • J
  • F
  • M
  • A
  • M
  • J
  • J
  • A
  • S
  • O
  • N
  • D

Available to buy

  • J
  • F
  • M
  • A
  • M
  • J
  • J
  • A
  • S
  • O
  • N
  • D

Plant Size

Mature Height 60cm
Mature Spread 40cm
Annual Growth 60cm
Annual Growth

60cm

Mature Height

60cm

Mature Spread

40cm

Planting Plant with soil firmly surrounding the roots.
Soil Type Well drained, fertile soil
Pruning Cut back after flowering to encourage future growth.
Planting

Plant with soil firmly surrounding the roots.

Soil Type

Well drained, fertile soil

Pruning

Cut back after flowering to encourage future growth.

Grow in any moderately fertile and well drained soil. Plant with rotted manure in a sunny part of the garden, or in partial shade
  • Information
  • Key Product Information

    Season Interest Summer
    Flower Colour Mixed
    Foliage Colour Green
    Preferred Location
    • Suitable for planting in sunny locations
      sun
    • Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
      part-shade
    Positive attributes
    • Excellent for cut flowers
      cut-flower
    • Suitable for growing in pots and containers
      container
    How Supplied 9cm Pot grown plant
    Delivery Delivery October/November

    Key Product Information

    How Supplied

    9cm Pot grown plant

    Delivery October/November

    Season Interest

    Summer

    Flower Colour

    Mixed

    Foliage Colour

    Green

    Preferred Location
    Suitable for planting in sunny locations
    sun
    Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
    part-shade

    Flowering Time

    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D

    Available to buy

    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D

    Plant Size

    Mature Height 60cm
    Mature Spread 40cm
    Annual Growth 60cm
    Annual Growth

    60cm

    Mature Height

    60cm

    Mature Spread

    40cm

    Planting Plant in prepared soil, with a hole large enough to firmly hold the module.
    Soil Type Well drained fertile soil.
    Pruning Deadhead as necessary to prolong flowering.
    Planting

    Plant with soil firmly surrounding the roots.

    Soil Type

    Well drained, fertile soil

    Pruning

    Cut back after flowering to encourage future growth.

  • Planting & growing Instructions
  • Grow in any moderately fertile and well drained soil. Plant with rotted manure in a sunny part of the garden, or in partial shade
  • Video planting guides