Botanical Name: Cerinthe major
Native: Mediterranean region
Hardiness: Perennial in USDA zones 8 and warmer; often grown as an annual
Plant Dimensions: 16″–32″ tall
Variety Information: 1″ brilliant violet flowers surrounded by rich-blue bracts that get deeper in color with cooler nights toward the end of the season.
Attributes: Attracts Pollinators, Cut Flower, Deer Resistant, Drought Tolerant, Heat Tolerant