Honeywort 'Purple Tear' (Cerinthe major 'Purple Tear')

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Honeywort 'Purple Tear,' scientifically known as Cerinthe major 'Purple Tear,' a captivating annual that will add a touch of magic and charm to your garden. Also With its unique purple-blue flowers and silvery-green foliage, this honeywort variety exudes a sense of mystery and beauty. So Growing up to 1 to 2 feet tall, it forms a lovely display of blooms, creating a stunning visual spectacle.

Honeywort 'Purple Tear' is a haven for pollinators, attracting bees and butterflies with its nectar-rich flowers. Ideal for borders, cottage gardens, and containers, this low-maintenance plant thrives in well-drained soil and full sun.

Embrace the allure of Honeywort 'Purple Tear' and create a pollinator-friendly haven in your garden while celebrating the magical beauty of these captivating blooms.

Fun Facts:

  • Botanical Name: Cerinthe major
  • Height: 16-32 inches
  • Life Cycle: Annual
  • Color: Purple
  • Bloom Season: Summer
  • Light Requirements: Full Sun
  • Hardiness Zones: All
  • Non-Native Colorado Plant

More importantly here is what you get!

At Finding Nectar, you can purchase Honeyword 'Purple Tear' (Cerinthe major) in a 4 inch pot, grown from seed, without the use of systemic pesticides, and are nurtured in living soil. We prioritize the root health of our flowers rather than forcing them to bloom, giving them the best chance to flourish in your yard within the first year.

Here is why it's important

At Finding Nectar in Arvada, Colorado, we highly value pollinators' vital role in ecosystems and food supply. Therefore, we thoughtfully select plants, like the Honeyword 'Purple Tear' (Cerinthe major), to support them.

These nectar-rich and pollen-filled plants nourish bees, butterflies, and more. Its also using our pollinator-friendly species, you actively preserve essential beings and create a thriving garden. Moreover, as a dedicated nursery serving the Front Range, you can shop worry-free about climate suitability.

Join us in creating a sustainable environment for both plants and pollinators! So, choose Finding Nectar for a greener future. Act now and make a difference with Finding Nectar!