Our Melancholy thistle plug plants for sale are priced per individual plant. This product has a minimum quantity of 10 plug plants. For orders over 500 plug plants please contact us.
All our plants are native British wildflowers grown from wild seed in our sustainable nursery.
Common name : Melancholy Thistle
Latin : Cirsium heterophyllum
Description : A very hardy plant, melancholy thistle is a tall, clump-forming plant found in upland meadows, grasslands, roadsides and open woodlands. In the UK it is more commonly found in northern England and Scotland, with a scattered distribution elsewhere in England, Wales and Ireland.
Height : 45-120cm
Flowering time : July-August
Colour : Red-purple
Management: A hardy species, melancholy thistle can cope with moist soils in both shade and direct sunlight.