This Globe Thistle is of heirloom genetics with a pure blue flower from Beaumaris, Muskoka. This is a fantastic pollinator species so, despite the fact that it is not native, we’ve included it for you to share with the Bumblebees. Photo credit: Rebecca Krawczyk.
Type: Heirloom perennial (non-native)
Source: Locally sourced heirloom
Soil: Loam, sand or clay
Sun: Partial shade preferred but will grow in full sun
Seedling Height: 2 inch square pot
Maximum Height: 2-4 feet
Potted or Root: Potted