Echinops for buttonholes. GLOBE THISTLE part sun- partial shade.are prickly and weed=like often pulled out and confused with an invasive plant. Just get gumtree balls, spray paint blue, glue onto a skewer and call it good.
Attractive heads provide form and interest in the border. Eryngium planum (Sea Holly) via garden.ee: This herbaceous perennial thistle has branched silvery-blue stems and and numerous small blue conical flowerheads surrounded by spiky bracts.
There’s no natural medicine you can better trust than the kind you grow right in your own backyard. Not sure which plants have medicinal properties or how to take advantage of them? This list of 10 healing herbs from Bless My Weeds will get you going.