Long flowering, violet blue flowers from darker purple buds on aromatic fresh green folaige. It flowers from midsummer to frosts and the whorls of bottlebrush-like flowers are a magnet for bees and butterflies. Jul-Oct, H100cm S40cm.
Grow in well-drained, fertile soil in full sun. Hardy, though may be short-lived in cold wet conditions.
Macplants are central/southern Scotland's largest growers of herbaceous perennials, alpines, ferns and ornamental grasses. We have our plant centre open to the public in East Lothian, close to Edinburgh and we also supply a diverse range of trade clients both in the landscape and garden centre sectors.
We grow a large range of plants including many interesting and unusual varieties not usually seen for sale. Amongst the many plants we grow are our highly praised autumn Gentians bred here by Dr Ian McNaughton and probably the largest range of Meconopsis cultivars found anywhere.