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Berkheya purpurea
Berkheya purpurea

Family: Asteraceae
Hardiness: to Zone 7
Mature Size: 20"-30"
Exposure: sun
Bloom Time: June-Jul
Water Needs: average moisture
Price: $5.00
Pot Size: Large Band Pot

Stock Status:In Stock
Product Code: P2423

A perennial (usually anyway) thistle relative from South Africa which makes a multicrowned clump of softly spiny leaves which by themselves merit nothing more than a good hosing of Roundup but the large purplish flowers are the swan emerging from the ugly duckling.