July - September
Common name: Globe Thistles
Genus Name: Echinops
Family Name: Asteraceae (A-ster-a-see-ee)
Place of Origin: East to Central Asia, Europa, and Mountainous Africa.
How long do they last? 7-14 days
Echinops is a perennial that produces globular metallic blue blooms, to which it thanks his name ‘globe thistles’.
Did you know?
Globe thistles are hardy plants and need not much care.