Plant Library

Bachelor Button Amethyst in Snow

Common Name: Bachelor Button

Botanical Name: Centaurea

Variety: Amethyst in Snow

Blossom Color: White/Purple

Bloom Time: May-Jul

Zone: 3 to 9

Exposure: Sun or Part Shade

Mature Height: 12-16

Mature Width: 18-24

Notes: Forms large clumps of silver-green pubescent foliage and striking bicolor flowers. Large flower buds burst open to reveal pure white trumpet-shaped petals radiating from the royal purple centers. Fast growing and easy to maintain. 18-24 inches. Cut.