Catanache caerulea ‘Amor Blue’
Cupid’s Dart. Native to dry meadows in S. Europe. The papery buds open into dark blue centered flowers fading to pale cornflower blue on outer petals, Held on 2 feet tall wiry stems, June to September. The flowers are suitable for drying. Prefers full sun and well drained soil. Hardy evergreen perennial. Available in 9cm pot.