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Cirsium rivulare 'Atropurpureum'

Cirsium rivulare 'Atropurpureum'

A popular perennial ornamental thistle, it forms slowly spreading clumps of foliage out of which during summer arise tall, branched flower stems holding many flowers; each flower is wrapped in a deep purplish-black bract topped by a good tuft of raspberry-wine red petals. 120cm (4ft).

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