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Centaurea montana 'Blue' (Perennial cornflower 'Blue')

Other names: Knapweed 'Blue', Mountain bluet 'Blue', Bachelors button 'Blue'

'Blue' is a herbaceous perennial with a clump of green, lance shaped leaves and deep-blue flowers with a pink tinted centre in summer.
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Ultimate spread 0.5m
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Ultimate height 0.5m
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Time to ultimate size 1-2 years
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Centaurea atropurpurea (Maroon cornflower)

Other names: Centaurea benoistii, Cheirolophus benoistii

C. atropurpurea is a clump-forming, woody-based perennial with deeply divided (pinnatisect), grey-green leaves and strong, upright stems bearing spiny, scaled buds opening to deep red or maroon, thistle-like flower heads in summer.
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Ultimate spread 0.6m
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Ultimate height 1m
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Time to ultimate size 2-5 years
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Stemmacantha centaureoides (Silver thistle)

Other names: Centaurea cynaroides, Centaurea 'Pulchra Major', Leuzea centaureoides, Serratula cynaroides , Rhaponticum centauroides, Cardoon knapweed

S. centaureoides is a clump-forming perennial with narrowly ovate, pinnate, dark green leaves, grey-green and hairy beneath. Tall stems bear large buds with bristly, glossy, silvery green bracts opening to deep pink or purple-pink flower heads in summer.
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Ultimate spread 0.6m
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Ultimate height 1.2m
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Time to ultimate size 1-2 years
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Centaurea 'John Coutts' (Knapweed 'John Coutts' )

Other names: Centaurea hypoleuca 'John Coutts' , Cornflower 'John Coutts'

'John Coutts' is vigorous, clump-forming, slowly-spreading, herbaceous perennial with broadly lance-shaped, pinnately lobed, grey-green leaves, white-hairy beneath, and upright stems bearing fragrant, purple-pink flower heads in summer.
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Ultimate spread 0.45m
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Ultimate height 0.6m
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Time to ultimate size 2-5 years
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Leucanthemum graminifolium (Grass-leaved ox-eye daisy)

Other names: Grass-leaf ox-eye daisy, Chrysanthemum montanum, Mountain chrysanthemum, Chrysanthemum adustum, Leucanthemum montanum, Chrysanthemum graminifolium

L. graminifolium is a clump-forming, herbaceous perennial with oblong to spoon-shaped, toothed, dark green basal leaves. Erect, wiry stems bear linear to oblong leaves and white flower heads in summer.
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Ultimate spread 0.3m
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Ultimate height 0.3m
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Time to ultimate size 2-5 years
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Pulmonaria mollis (Hairy lungwort)

Other names: Mountain lungwort, Christmas cowslip, Pulmonaria montana subsp. mollis

P. mollis is a vigorous, clump-forming, rhizomatous, deciduous perennial with narrowly ovate, softly hairy, mid- to dark green leaves and, from late winter to mid-spring, funnel-shaped blue flowers, occasionally flushed-pink, aging to purple-blue.
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Ultimate spread 0.6m
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Ultimate height 0.45m
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Time to ultimate size 2-5 years
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Aquilegia alpina (Alpine columbine)

Other names: Aquilegia montana, Mountain columbine, Alpine monk's head lily

A. alpina is a clump-forming perennial with finely divided blue-green leaves and bright blue nodding flowers in late spring and early summer.
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Ultimate spread 0.3m
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Ultimate height 0.6m
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Time to ultimate size 2-5 years
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Allium lusitanicum (Portuguese allium)

Other names: Allium 'Summer Beauty', Ornamental onion 'Summer Beauty', Ornamental garlic 'Summer Beauty', Allium senescens subsp. montanum, Allium angulosum 'Summer Beauty', Allium lusitanicum 'Summer Beauty', Mountain garlic , Allium senescens 'Montana'

A. lusitanicum is an upright, clump-forming, bulbous perennial with strongly aromatic, linear, mid-green leaves and sturdy, hollow stems bearing dense, rounded umbels of purple-pink to pale pink flowers in summer
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Ultimate spread 0.3m
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Ultimate height 0.4m
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Time to ultimate size 2-5 years
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Iris missouriensis (Missouri flag)

Other names: Iris montana, Iris tolmeiana, Western blue flag, Rocky Mountain iris, Wild iris, Wild blue iris

I. missouriensis is a variable, spreading, rhizomatous, deciduous perennial with strap-shaped, erect to arching, dark blue-green leaves and, in summer, slender, branched stems bearing flowers with short, blue to lavender standards and paler falls with dark purple veins.
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Ultimate spread 0.3m
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Ultimate height 0.5m
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Time to ultimate size 2-5 years
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Thermopsis rhombifolia var. montana (Mountain goldenbanner)

Other names: False lupin, Golden pea, Revonpapu, Thermopsis montana, Thermopsis rhombifolia, Buckbean, Golden banner

T. rhombifolia var. montana is a rhizomatous perennial with upright, purple-flushed stems bearing palmate, bright green leaves with ovate leaflets and erect racemes of pea-like, yellow flowers in early summer followed by silky, pale brown seed pods.
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Ultimate spread 0.3m
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Ultimate height 0.45m
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Time to ultimate size 2-5 years
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