Centaurea montana 'Alba'
  • Centaurea montana 'Alba'

Centaurea montana 'Alba'

£8.95

(Mountain Cornflower) An eye-catching perennial, Centaurea montana 'Alba' has showy white,  thistle-like flowers-heads in late spring and early summer.

Supplied Size: 3L pots

Quantity
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An eye-catching perennial, Centaurea montana 'Alba' has showy white,  thistle-like flowers-heads in late spring and early summer. The leaves are mid green in colour.

Centaurea montana 'Alba' will grow and flower best in a sunny position with good drainage.


  • Position: Full sun.
  • Soil: Well drained, fertile soil.
  • Hardiness: Hardy.
  • Flowering Period: May - July.
  • Rate of Growth: Moderate.
  • Habit: Centaurea montana 'Alba' grows to be a clump forming perennial with upright flower stems.
    • Height: up to 45 cm (1 - 1 1/2 ft)
    • Spread: 30 cm (1 ft)

Data sheet

How Much Sun
Full Sun
Eventual Size
Herbaceous - Small
Growing Conditions
Soil Type: Dry / Sandy, Soil Type: Most Soils (not to fussy), Soil Type: Chalky / Alkaline
Special Features
Flowering Season - Summer (June - August)

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