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Centaurea (sen-tau'-ree-ah)


Companion Plants: Delphinium, Lupinus, Dianthus, Bergenia.

'Amethyst in Snow'

Ethereal bicolor blooms, snow white with royal purple centers, handsome uniform mounds of silver-green foilage.

Hardiness Zone: 3-8, AHS Heat-Zone: 9-1

Full Sun Attracts ButterfliesGood Cut Flower

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'Gold Bullion'

Bright chartreuse, almost golden foliage holds deep, fringed blue cornflowers, grows 12-15?.

Hardiness Zone: 3-8, AHS Heat-Zone: 9-1

Full Sun Good Cut Flower


Intricately fringed papery buds open to large fuzzy flowers in shades of blue with a pink center, new foliage is silvery-white, prefers high pH soils, excellent for summer bouquets, Centaurea comes from the Greek word Centaur, meaning famous for healing, in Greek mythology, Chiron the Centaur used this plant to heal a foot wound, blooms late spring - mid summer, grows 18-24".

Hardiness Zone: 3-8, AHS Heat-Zone: 8-1

Full Sun Attracts ButterfliesDeer ResistantGood Cut Flower

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