Centaurea montana 'Amethyst in Snow'#PP18284, COPF
Also called Mountain Bluet
Suitable Substitutions for Centaurea montana 'Amethyst in Snow'
More About Centaurea montana 'Amethyst in Snow' (PP18284, COPF)
- Unique buds open to fluted white petals with a deep purple base
- Fuzzy silver-green lance-shaped leaves
- Flowers are good for fresh or dried arrangements
- Bloom Time: May to June
Perennial Bachelor's Button Growing and Maintenance Tips
Best grown in an average, evenly moist, well-drained soil, in full sun, but tolerates a wide range of conditions. Prune after flowering to maintain shape, encourage new compact foliage and possibly extend the blooming period. Soils too rich may cause centaurea to grow leggy and they may require staking. Quick growing perennial that may need to be divided every 2-3 yrs.
Centaurea montana 'Amethyst in Snow' (PP18284, COPF) Characteristics
Moist to Average