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Eryngium planum ‘Blue Hobbit’


Eryngium planum ‘Blue Hobbit’ perfect for the front of borders or containers striking silver blue flowers great for cut flowers.

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  • Common name: Sea Holly or blue eryngo
  • Soil type: Sand, Loam or chalk moist but well drained
  • Flowering time: June-September
  • Ultimate height: 0.30m
  • Ultimate spread: 0.30m
  • Exposure: tolerates exposed sites
  • Hardiness: Fully hardy
  • Great cut flower and dries well

Eryngium planum ‘Blue Hobbit’ is a perennial great for the front of the flower beds or for rock gardens . A really hardy plant that suits most conditions, preferring well drained soil. It has branched stems with clusters of 2.5cm silver blue flower heads which the insects love.

  • Cut back untidy foliage and stems in spring.
  • Propagate by root cuttings, division in spring or seed
  • Can suffer from root rot and powdery mildew
  • for flower arranging cut before the flowers are fully open
  • slugs and snails can be a problem


All orders are picked and despatched on a Tuesday. We use the Royal Mail 1st Class Parcel service to minimise the time plants spend in their packaging. The delivery charge for addresses in the UK is £7.95. Please call us before placing orders for delivery outside of the UK.

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