Sea Holly - Blue Hobbit
Sea Holly Blue Hobbit, Eryngium planum 'Blue Hobbit', is a fascinating dwarf. This Eryngium stands only 8" to 12" tall with an abundance of blooms that completely cover the basal rosette of blue green, smooth textured leaves.
Eryngium 'Blue Hobbit' boasts a one of a kind, long lasting, purplish blue, spiny pincushion-like flower. The compact size of the plant is perfect for combination containers and landscape borders.
A durable plant, you will pleased how 'Blue Hobbit' performs. It likes a variety of climates, but truly thrives in hot, sunny conditions. Preferring rich fertile soils but tolerant in more demanding settings, 'Blue Hobbit' adapts to almost any setting that has well drained soils.
Eryngium does not like to be overwatered, and it spreads to form a small patch and tends to spread more quickly in light soil. The flower color is more intense in higher temperatures.
Florists love the long lasting cut flowers, and so will you. These prickly flowers can be used fresh, cut or dried. Don't miss out on this truly charming 'Blue Hobbit'.
With its short stems and metallic-blue sprays you can depend on it to remain attractive for weeks. This easy to grow Sea Holly will be eye-catching in front of your sunny borders or in mixed containers on your patio.
* Blue green leaves
* Long blooming
|Family||Eryngium Blue Hobbit|
|Mature Height||2 to 3 inches|
|Mature Spread||8 to 10 inches|
|Sun Exposure||Full sun|