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Eryngium x zabelii 'Neptune's Gold'

#PP27092

More About Eryngium x zabelii 'Neptune's Gold' (PP27092)

  • Bright golden leaves contrast well with the soft blue, prickly flowers
  • Foliage emerges bright yellow fade to chartreuse and then to a gold and green combination
  • Blooms are surrounded by silver to gold bracts that fade to soft lavender
  • Bloom Time: Summer

Zone:

4

Height:

50-60 cm

Spread:

25-30 cm

Colour:

Blue
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Sea Holly Growing and Maintenance Tips

Grows best in a dry, sandy, well-drained soil, in full sun. Has a large taproot and once established, does not like to be moved. Eryngium may need staking and lose some of their colour if planted in soils that are too fertile or shady. Plants do not spread or produce viable seed.


Eryngium x zabelii 'Neptune's Gold' (PP27092) Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Attracts Hummingbirds
Attracts Hummingbirds
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Dried Flower/Foliage
Dried Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant

Soil Moisture

Average to Dry Soils
Well-drained

Growth Rate

Medium

Flowering Time

Summer

Foliage Color

Golden

Landscape uses

Border/edging
Specimen