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Psephellus simplicicaulis 'Bellina Pink'


Psephellus simplicicaulis 'Bellina Pink' or corn flower is a drought-tolerant ground cover with pink pincushion flowers.

Psephellus simplicicaulis 'Bellina Pink', commonly known as corn flower, is a valuable accent or ground cover for difficult to plant dry sites. Lovely, frilly, matte-green and silver leaves on a well-behaved 4 inch tall and 18-24 inch wide mound, plays host to endless bright pink, pincushion flowers held on 8 to 10 inch high thin and sturdy stems from spring to midsummer. Great as a ground cover in dry sites, rock and xeriscape gardens and small spaces. Hummingbird and pollinator attractor. Deer resistant. Sometimes included in Centaurea.

Common Name: Corn Flower

Family: Asteraceae (The Aster/Daisy Family)

Zone Hardiness: 5-9

Light: Full Sun, Part Sun

Height: 12-24"

Width: 8-12"

Primary Bloom Colour: Pink

Secondary Bloom Colour: White/Cream

Class: Deciduous

Type: Perennial

Bloom Time: Spring - Summer

Soil Moisture: Drought Tolerant, Dry

Stem Colour:

Fragrance: No


Benefits: Bees, Hummingbirds, Butterflies

Deer Resistant: Yes

BC Native: No

Native Habitat: .


Geogrpahical Origin: Asia and the Pacific - Southwest Asia and Asia Minor

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