Leavenworth's eryngo (Eryngium leavenworthii)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Plant Height: 12-18 inches
Plant Spread: 12-18 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Other: Frequently grown for the silver-gray foliage
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Lavender
Other: Blue-violet
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Dried Flower
Propagation: Seeds: Sow in situ
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth


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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Floral Alphabet Soup!! E .... eh? by KatEnns Jan 15, 2018 8:24 AM 41
(Xanthium strumarium). (Cephalanthus occidentalis), (Eryngium leavenworthii) by 90fbm Oct 5, 2015 9:54 PM 21
Banner for January 27, 2015 by Horntoad by Horntoad Jan 27, 2015 12:05 PM 8

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