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Explore Thistle Eryngium, Thistles, and more!

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.

sea holly 'big blue' Had these in my front garden in my other house I sold, going to have to get more, they are striking in the garden.

35 Non-Floral they will last forever!

Eryngium (thistle)-- I never thought to put this in arrangements. It is a really interesting texture, and some varieties grow as "weeds" in my garden.

Unique. Rich colors. Burgundy ball dahlias, pink protea, purple lisianthus, blue eryngium thistle, silver brunia balls and succulents!

Flowers for the Fourth of July

Violet, lavender, deep purple, fuchsia -- there are so many shades of purple, especially when it comes to flowers. Get inspiration on how to infuse this diverse color into your own flower arrangements by taking a look at some of our favorites.