Exquisite dangling pale yellow-green flared flowers from grey-purple bracts on long arching stems. Each flower only lives a few days but more are produced every day. Dying flowers are beautifully spiralled. Grey-green basal leaves stiff and prickly in compact rosette. Quick to bloom from seed. Fairly hardy if kept dry in winter 12" in leaf, 30" in flower
20 seeds per packet (approx).
|Growing Condition:||Dry sun|
|Good For:||Seedheads & fruit|
|Good For:||Cut flower|
|Germination:||Sow in spring, thinly and shallowly. Keep warm (60-70oF) till germinates, then cooler|