Thistles belong to a broad genus with annual to perennial plants out of which a couple of species have showy, bright lilac flower heads above strongly serrated, spiny leaves. Easily grown in any rich, well drained soil in a sunny spot. All species offered on this page do not have an invasive habit and are easily controlled.
Sow in any well drained soil in full sun from early autumn to late spring. All species are very fast growing. Transplant as soon as seedlings are strong enough.
All are USDA Climate Zone 6.
20 seeds per package.