The silver-blue petals and thistlelike foliage of sea holly (shown here with bright green dill) stand almost hip-high in the flowerbed. This ghostly giant is a biennial, and the plant readily reseeds itself. Grows comfortably in Zones 5-8.
I have to remember to go to her website when I get ready to quilt my Swoon quilt. I love love love this quilt!!!! Threads on the floor: Holly's Flower Girl quilt - pattern here: http://thimbleblossoms.bigcartel.com/product/flower-girl-pattern-151-paper-pattern
DWARF YAUPON HOLLY - naturally round shrub; 2 ft tall; drought tolerant; can easily be shaped; yaupon holly has purplish or gray color on the young shoots as opposed to green of the Japanese holly; flowers are very small and white.
Looking for a fascinating addition to the garden? Then why not consider growing sea holly flowers. Sea hollies can provide unique interest. Read this article for information about growing Eryngium plants.
Winterberry holly is long-lasting and beautiful for holiday arranging. Though it is pricey at the florist, it is super easy to grow this shrub and have your own supply! Fall is a good time to plant shrubs. Proven Winners | Berry Nice® - Winterberry Holly - Ilex verticillata http://emfl.us/57Fd @Proven_winners #holly #holidaydecor