Centaurea 'Amethyst Dream' Centaurea 'Amethyst Dream'

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Centaurea 'Amethyst Dream'

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  • Unique Flowers,
  • Great Foliage,
  • Early Bloomer,
Common Name:Bachelor Button
Plant Type:Perennial
Hardiness Zone: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 What is my zone?
Height:2 - 2 Feet
Spread:3 - 3 Feet
Exposure:Full Sun (+6 hrs.)
Nature Attractions:Bee-Friendly, Butterflies, Hummingbirds, Songbirds
Flower Color:Purple Shades

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(Bachelor Button) Centaurea 'Amethyst Dream' adds a dazzling look to your garden. The cheerful violet blooms appear in May as a 2 1/2" unique looking flower. The soft, silver foliage tolerates heat and drought conditions. The flower buds of 'Amethyst Dream' are an interesting asset even before they open to bloom. 'Amethyst Dream' is a vigorous grower and may need to be contained in the cooler climates in the north.
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Centaurea montana 'Amethyst Dream' PP20,781

Common Name Bachelor Button
USDA Hardiness Zone 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Plant Type Perennial
Sun Exposure Full Sun (+6 hrs.)
Soil Moisture Needs Dry, Moderate
Nature Attractions Bee-Friendly, Butterflies, Hummingbirds, Songbirds
Flower Color Purple Shades
Attributes Deciduous, Drought Tolerant
Design Use Container, Massing, Specimen, Waters Edge or Bog
Season of Interest (Flowering) Late Spring or Early Summer

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