Fans of truly black flowers will be delighted to see centaurea ‘Black Sprite introduced by Skagit Gardens. Silky black flower petals form spidery starbursts silhouetted against sturdy foliage. Gray-green leaves have an attractive silvery cast. Low and bushy, this perennial will stand out in any garden, creating stunning displays in beds and borders. Plants prefer full sun, are hardy to Zone 3, drought tolerant and easy to grow. ‘Black Sprite’ also makes an interesting cut flower solo or in a mixed bouquet.
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