Centaurea ‘Amethyst on Ice’

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A rather lovely form of knapweed, Centaurea montana Amethyst on Ice, with contrasting inner, and longer, outer florets. Perennial cornflowers prefer sun, poorer soils and good drainage, lime too.

I’m looking forward to seeing an all ‘black’ flowered form, the name of which entirely escapes me at the moment….

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