H: 60cm S: 20cm. Likened to an exploding firework, with up to 200 florets. The surprisingly large seed heads can be dried for indoor display or left outside to be admired when frosted.
One globe of flowers on an upright, straight stem.
Stem – straight, slender, round, smooth, mid-green.
Flowers - spherical globes of star-shaped, pale pink summer flowers. Can reach 45cm in diameter.
Seeds – lobed, pinkish-green triangular pods that open into sections.
Acidic, Chalky/alkaline, Well-drained/light
Split and divide large clumps in spring or autumn.
Divide plants March to May.
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