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Centaurea montana 'Amethyst Dream'
© Deeproot Plant Base
common name: Cornflower, Mountain Knapweed, Mountain Bluet
growth rate: medium
leaf colour: grey-green
flower colour: purple
main season: Summer
full sun, part shade
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -35°C
USDA zone: 4 to 8
Compact bushy habit with grey-green leaves. Rich deep purple flowers.
Well drained soil in full sun or part shade.
Bred by Kees Sahin, Netherlands, introduced 2009.