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Eryngium planum 'Jade Frost' /Variegated Sea Holly

Eryngium planum 'Jade Frost'  / Eryngium planum 'Jade Frost'
Light blue to lavender flowers
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Light blue to lavender flowers

Green foliage trimmed with cream

Flowers darken as they age

Petals of rece ntly opened buds almost white

A nice display of flowers

Flowers at their peak have light lavender-blue color

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Scientific Name: Eryngium planum 'Jade Frost'
Common Name: Variegated Sea Holly
Hardiness Zone: 5, 7, 8, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: 1-2 feet
Spread: to 1 foot
Bloom time: Spring, Summer, Fall
Flower color: White, Lavender
Light Exposure: Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Landscape Categories: Plants for Xeriscapes
Comments: Has blue-green foliage edged in cream. Drought tolerant and grows well in sandy, dry areas in a garden. Flowers good for cutting and drying. Will reseed itself and plants should be cut before seed pods mature to prevent unwanted spreading.