Scabiosa atropurpurea - Sweet Scabious

Scabiosa atropurpurea - Sweet Scabious

$4.50Price

Tube Stock - Mixed Colours. Seeds are also available.

 

Scabiosa atropurpurea is an excellent plant for the meadow garden, cottage garden and Gothic gardens.  The flowers will bring beneficial insects like bees and butterflies into your garden.  Excellent cut flower. 

 

Scabiosa atropurpurea are a hardy short-lived perennial but many people treat it as annual.  It grows to approx 90cm, prefers full sun and grows in moderately fertile, well-drained, neutral to slightly alkaline soil.