Plants, Weird and unusual, Common and underutilized, Mail order, flat rate of €12.50 throughout Ireland,
This has lavender-purple flowers held upto1metre high on striking, dark stems. Each small flower is made up of tiny strands, giving the plant a hazy, fluffy effect.
Great at the back of a border to get height and colour,
Best in full sun or light shade, in Fertile moist soil,