Scientific Name: Scabiosa columbaria
Common Name: Pincushion flower
Hardiness Degree: -20°F (-28.9°C)
Blooming Season: Summer, Autumn, Late Summer
Plant Habit: Mounded
Characteristics: Attracts Butterflies, Drought Tolerant, Attracts Hummingbirds, Shade Tolerant
Spacing: 10 - 14" (25 - 36cm)
Height: 8 - 10" (20 - 25cm)
Width: 8 - 10" (20 - 25cm)
Exposure: Partial Sun, Sun
General Information: Compact plant perfect for borders or mass plantings in the landscape.
Plug crop time: 6 to 8 weeks
Transplant to finish: 12 to 14 weeks
- Uniform and compact, with no PGRs needed in production.
- Long-flowering, basal-branching plants have dense, dark green foliage and abundant, short-stemmed, clear blue flowers all season.