Echinops Ritro

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Echinops Ritro

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Echinops ritro is a unique bloom that will provide you months of interest and colour. Produces bristly dark blue flower heads on tall, light green foliage. Will work wonders in the back or middle of a border display. Growing to heights of 90cm and flowering from July to August, Echinops ritro is a must-have for this year's summer garden! Loose roots supplied.

Key Product Information

Season Interest Summer
Flower Colour Blue
Foliage Colour Green
Preferred Location
  • Suitable for planting in sunny locations
    sun
Positive attributes
  • Excellent for cut flowers
    cut-flower
How Supplied First grade loose roots
Delivery Delivery from September onwards

Key Product Information

Delivery from September onwards

Season Interest

Summer

Flower Colour

Blue

Foliage Colour

Green

Preferred Location
Suitable for planting in sunny locations
sun
How Supplied

First grade loose roots

Flowering Time

  • J
  • F
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  • J
  • J
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  • O
  • N
  • D

Available to buy

  • J
  • F
  • M
  • A
  • M
  • J
  • J
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Plant Size

Mature Height 90cm
Mature Spread 60cm
Plant Spacing 60cm
Plant Spacing

60cm

Mature Height

90cm

Mature Spread

60cm

Planting Plant with plenty of room for the roots to establish and develop.
Soil Type Fertile, well drained soil.
Pruning Cut to the ground after flowering to prevent self-seeding.
Planting

Plant with plenty of room for the roots to establish and develop.

Soil Type

Fertile, well drained soil.

Pruning

Cut to the ground after flowering to prevent self-seeding.

Position in a sunny space in the garden and plant in well-drained soil. With loose roots, make sure they're evenly distanced apart for an even display. Water well once planted and keep moist throughout particularly warm weather.
  • Information
  • Key Product Information

    Season Interest Summer
    Flower Colour Blue
    Foliage Colour Green
    Preferred Location
    • Suitable for planting in sunny locations
      sun
    Positive attributes
    • Excellent for cut flowers
      cut-flower
    How Supplied First grade loose roots
    Delivery Delivery from September onwards

    Key Product Information

    How Supplied

    First grade loose roots

    Delivery from September onwards

    Season Interest

    Summer

    Flower Colour

    Blue

    Foliage Colour

    Green

    Preferred Location
    Suitable for planting in sunny locations
    sun

    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 90cm
    Mature Spread 60cm
    Plant Spacing 60cm
    Mature Height

    90cm

    Mature Spread

    60cm

    Plant Spacing

    60cm

    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 plenty of room for the roots to establish and develop.

    Soil Type

    Fertile, well drained soil.

    Pruning

    Cut to the ground after flowering to prevent self-seeding.

  • Planting & growing Instructions
  • Position in a sunny space in the garden and plant in well-drained soil. With loose roots, make sure they're evenly distanced apart for an even display. Water well once planted and keep moist throughout particularly warm weather.
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