Plants by mail order since 1984, over 4100 plants online today!

Menu

My Burncoose

Search

0

Basket

Please Click here for latest ordering and Covid information. As per current government guidance, face masks are required when paying at the cashpoint.

ERYNGIUM planum 'Jade Frost'

Commonly known as Eryngo, Sea holly

Grey-green leaves edged creamy-white and developing pink tones. The foliage contrasts effectively with rich violet-blue flower clusters
Further Reading....

Available autumn 2020 -
individually £12.50 each, 3+ £10.00 each

  • Evergreen - grey-green leaves edged with cream and pinkish tints in spring.
  • Blue - violet blue
  • Height - 70cm (28in)
  • Spread - 30cm (12in)
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch. - clump-forming erect perennial. Produces strong branching stems with numerous umbels 1-2cm (½-¾in) long of flowers with spiky bracts 2.5cm (1in) long.
  • Hardy - average winter - Hardy through most of the UK apart from inland valleys, at altitude and central/northerly locations. May suffer foliage damage and stem dieback in harsh winters in cold gardens. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -10°C (14°F)
  • Full sun - avoid winter wet.
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - wildlife plant. Attracts insects.
  • Pests & Diseases - slugs, snails, root rot, powdery mildew
  • Place of origin - garden origin. UK. Cornwall, J & M Cave.
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Leaf Colour (if not green) - Gold variegated -
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Winter
  • Soil Conditions - Well drained, dry, poor to moderately fertile soil -
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
  • Butterfly friendly
  • Rabbit Resistant
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
70cm (28in)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Watering Can
  30cm (12in)
 

Share this page

Twitter Facebook Digg
Visit the Caerhays Castle website
Order the 2020 Burncoose Catalogue
Payment methods accepted
watch us on you tube
Visit Burncoose House - Holiday Accommodation
Burncoose Nurseries: Gwennap, Redruth, Cornwall TR16 6BJ
Telephone: +44 (0) 1209 860316 Fax: +44 (0) 1209 860011 Email: info@burncoose.co.uk
© Burncoose Nurseries 1997 - 2020      Website by Forgecom
All plant pictures are copyright © Burncoose Nurseries unless otherwise stated.
No rights are given to download any of our pictures and use them (for personal or professional use) without our consent.