Catananche caerulea
Catananche caerulea
Cupid's Dart
Unusual, papery lavender to lilac-blue daisy-like flowers bloom for many weeks in summer above strap-like, hairy leaves. Remove faded blooms to encourage budding. Perfect for either cut or dried flowers. Interesting seed heads.  (Perennial)
Bloom time Size Exposure
Summer 18" tall x 12" wide Sun 
Hardiness Zone:5,6,7,8,9,10,11
zone map Cold Hardy to -20° to -10°F
Attracts Bees Attracts BeesAttracts Beneficial Insects Attracts Beneficial Insects
Attracts Butterflies Attracts ButterfliesDeer Resistant Deer Resistant
Drought Tolerant Drought TolerantGood for Cut Flowers Good for Cut Flowers