Planted north of south inset, where it flourishes. A second one got moved to Centre as they both got larger.
This planting is in the 9. Drive garden .
Purchased from Veseys Seeds
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Alpine sea holly normally tends to reach to a mature height of 86.3 cm [imperial: 2.80 feet] so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.
Your garden has full sun light, which is a great match for Alpine sea holly.
Try to apply water fairly sparingly.
Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (5b) is within the ideal range for Alpine sea holly. The recommended range is between Zone 5 and 8.
More information about Alpine Sea Holly is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Alpine Sea Holly Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.
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These are growing in the E corner of Centre a rather shady position which doesn’t seem to inhibit themBack to Summer
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Electric blueAround the garden
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Electic blue and covered with feeding wasps or some bug that looks remarkably like a waspEpsom Salts
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The tiny flowers on the cone are now openEverything has slowed in the garden
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Gaining their blue colour, with Yarrow Moonlight behind, and Berberis Aurea nana bottom leftA good rain
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The flower spikes haven’t coloured up yetRain yesterday, fine today
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this is the one in Centre, the one in Drive is beginning to brownThe garden
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the tiny flowers on the cone are openDrought?
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the flower heads become pale blueCool, grey and rain
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the buds are beginning to colourSquirrels
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delicate colour seeps inHeavy showers
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this is the Alpine Sea Holly in East 2Canada Day
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fully blueBefore I went away
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the flowers are beginning to colour blueI turn my back...
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