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Scabious 'Butterfly Blue' (Large Plant)

Scabiosa atropurpurea, Pinchushion Flower, Sweet Scabious

Hardy Perennial

As the name suggests, this pretty Pincushion Flower is a butterfly magnet. From July to October the long lasting, lavender blue flowers of Scabious 'Butterfly Blue' are produced on slender stems above clumps of grey-green, lance shaped foliage. This cottage garden favourite makes a lovely display when planted in large drifts throughout borders. Perfect for wildlife areas, sunny herbaceous borders and cut flower gardens. Height and spread: 40cm (16").

 

Lifetime Guarantee on Hardy Plants Large Potted Plant Special Offer

Ideal For:
cottage gardens, wildlife gardens, cut flower garden
Flowering Period:
July, August, September, October
Position:
full sun
    • 1 x 1 litre potted scabious plant

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    • Despatch: By end of March 2017
    • £9.99
    • 2 x 1 litre potted scabious plants

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    • Despatch: By end of March 2017
    • £16.99
Grow Scabious plants in a sunny position on fertile, well drained, neutral to alkaline soil that is not excessively wet in winter.
Water scabious plants until they are fully established. Deadhead faded scabious flowers to encourage more blooms to be produced. Lift and divide overcrowded clumps in spring.

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