Plant Type: Perennials
Bright yellow 3-4" across thistle-like flowers enclosed in glossy, light brown bracts on strong, stiff stems. Blooms for 2-3 weeks in the mid-summer. Sometimes commonly called globe centaurea or yellow hardhat. Good cut and dried flower.
Growing & Maintenance Tips:
Easily grown in dry to medium moisture, well-drained soil in full sun.
Flower ColorBright yellow
Plant Spread1.5-2 ft.
Plant Height3-4 ft.
Soil MoistureDry to medium water needs
Characteristics & Attributes
Has showy flowers, Cut flower, Dried flower, Specimen, Mass Plant, Border, Meadow
Bloom TimeMid summer