Berkheya purpurea

An extraordinary plant with spiky, jagged leaves and amazing flowers that go on taking centre stage all summer. More
20 seeds 070023 £3.50 In stock
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An extraordinary plant with spiky, jagged leaves and amazing flowers that go on taking centre stage all summer.

Genus Berkheya purpurea
Type Hardy Perennial
Common Name South African Thistle, Purple Berkheya
Border Position Middle
Soil Type Fertile
Scent Unscented
Site Full Sun, Shelter
Moisture Well-drained
Height 60cm (24in)
Spacing 50cm (20in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Sow under cover February-June or September-October, not too deeply. Plant out once roots have filled a small pot.
Flowering June - August
Harvesting Fantastic flowers all summer.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
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