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Echinops ritro : fact sheet


Species name:
Echinops ritro
Common names:
Globe thistle
Description:
SmallerGlobe thistle, Erect-herbeceous Perennial Clump-forming

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Plant area

Source:
Exotic to South Africa
Endemic to:
Exotic to South Africa

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 80cm
Width:
Less than 50cm
Sun:
Full or Partial Sun
Water:
Needs average water
Hadiness:
Hardy
Coast friendly:
Yes

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Erect - Perennials
Usage:
Traditional Medicine
Fruit:
Fruit particularly attractive
Flowers:
Blueish/Purple/Mauve/Violet/Lavender/Lilac Tones ,Flowers Particularly Attractive ,Flowers-Good cut flower
Flower season:
Summer (Nov.-Feb.) ,Autumn/Fall (Mar.-May)
Features:
Thorny/Spiny/Prickly/Bristly/Sharp-edged ,Usually grown as a Perennial
Foliage:
Deciduous ,Foliage Particularly Attractive