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AGM plants have been through a rigorous trial and assessment programme. They are:
This plant will provide nectar and pollen for bees and the many other types of pollinating insects.
It is included in an evolving list of plants carefully researched and chosen by RHS experts. Divided into 3 groups these lists, linked below, are maintained by a team of RHS staff and are reviewed annually.
Other common names
heart-leaved globe daisy
Globularia are mostly evergreen, mat-forming perennials with lance or spoon-shaped leaves and fluffy heads of tiny lavender-blue flowers in summer
G. cordifolia is an evergreen, woody-based perennial to 10cm in height, forming a mat of small spoon-shaped leaves. Flowers small, pale lavender-blue, in fluffy heads 2cm in width
C & S Europe
Habit Mat forming
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
Aspect South-facing or North-facing or West-facing or East-facing
Exposure Exposed or Sheltered
SoilChalk, Loam, Sand
Up to 10 cm
Time to ultimate height
Grow in neutral to alkaline, very well-drained soil in full sun. Protect from excessive winter wet. Suitable for rock garden, trough or alpine house
Propagate by seed and from individual rosettes
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Rock Garden Gravel Garden Patio & Container Plants
Pruning No pruning required
Pests Generally pest free
Generally disease free
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