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Cirsium rivulare 'Trevor's Blue Wonder'

Not blue at all, I'm afraid, but a more purplish hued form of the more familiar deepest pink Cirsium rivulare 'Atropurpureum'. A fine plant, adding height to the midsummer border. Loved by bees. Hardy. To 1.5m

At a glance

Common Name
Brook thistle 'Trevor's Blue Wonder'
Type
Hardy perennial
Height
Over 1.2m
Colour
Purple
Spread Rate
Moderate
Flowering
Mid Summer
Soil Type
Moist, Normal, Drained
Aspect
Part-shade, Sun
Pollination
Attractive to pollinators

Sue's Notes

I spent ages browsing colour-naming sites to try and pin down the exact difference between these two colours. Best if you take a look at the pictures yourself and decide!

Buy this plant

Item Price   Buy  
9cm pot 4.50   Buy  
1 litre pot (Collect Only) 5.00      

Prices
All prices are shown in UK Pounds and include VAT where applicable. All items are subject to our money-back guarantee. We can deliver to most addresses in mainland UK but we cannot deliver overseas. Delivery charges are calculated according to the number of plants ordered, as follows:
 
1 to 4 plants, 4.95
5 to 9 plants, 6.95
10 to 20 plants, 9.95
21 to 50 plants, 15.00
51+ plants, POA
 
Postage for orders consisting only of seeds are charged at the reduced rate of 1.50 per order. Postage on gift vouchers is free of charge. For large orders, (more than 50 plants), we will send you confirmation of plant availability and delivery charges before you pay, and we will email you a link so that you can pay online once you know what the final total will be.

Collect Only
Items marked Collect Only are only available for purchase in our nursery at Bluebell Cottage Gardens. They cannot be sent through the post.