Scabiosa Perfecta Mixed

Pincushion Flowers

Scabiosa Perfecta Mixed

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The Scabiosa are extremely hardy and free flowering, these robust perennials are a favourite of the British gardener due to their unusually long flowering time, blooming perpetually from June to October for months of interest and enjoyment. The distinctive flower heads of Scabiosa Perfecta consist of a densely packed, nectar-rich pin-cushion centre surrounded by a flamboyant array of large, slightly ruffled petals. These blooms are highly attractive to butterflies and bees making them the perfect choice for attracting wildlife to the garden. This exciting mix includes assorted white and purple varieties which are sure to create a bold and vibrant bed or border display from summer through to early autumn. Height, 70cm. Hardy 5cm module plants supplied.

Key Product Information

Season Interest Summer
Flower Colour MIXED
Foliage Colour GREEN
Preferred Location
  • Suitable for planting in sunny locations
    sun
  • Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
    part-shade
Positive attributes
  • Attracts Butterflies
    butterfly
  • Excellent for cut flowers
    cut-flower
  • Suitable for growing in pots and containers
    container
How Supplied 5cm module grown plants

Key Product Information

Season Interest

Summer

Flower Colour

MIXED

Foliage Colour

GREEN

Preferred Location
Suitable for planting in sunny locations
sun
Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
part-shade
How Supplied

5cm module grown plants

Flowering Time

  • J
  • F
  • M
  • A
  • M
  • J
  • J
  • A
  • S
  • O
  • N
  • D

Available to buy

  • J
  • F
  • M
  • A
  • M
  • J
  • J
  • A
  • S
  • O
  • N
  • D

Plant Size

Mature Height 70cm
Mature Spread 50cm
Plant Spacing 40cm
Annual Growth 70cm
Plant Spacing

40cm

Annual Growth

70cm

Mature Height

70cm

Mature Spread

50cm

Planting Plant in a hole deep enough to accommodate the module.
Soil Type Well drained/light, fertile soil
Pruning Deadhead as necessary
Planting

Plant in a hole deep enough to accommodate the module.

Soil Type

Well drained/light, fertile soil

Pruning

Deadhead as necessary

Plant straight away upon arrival into pots or containers. Pot up for a number of weeks (minimum of two-three) and then plant out into final position once the roots have become established.
Water regularly and make sure soil does not become too dry. Dead-head as necessary to help prolong flowering period and make sure soil has good drainage.
  • Information
  • Key Product Information

    Season Interest Summer
    Flower Colour MIXED
    Foliage Colour GREEN
    Preferred Location
    • Suitable for planting in sunny locations
      sun
    • Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
      part-shade
    Positive attributes
    • Attracts Butterflies
      butterfly
    • Excellent for cut flowers
      cut-flower
    • Suitable for growing in pots and containers
      container
    How Supplied 5cm module grown plants

    Key Product Information

    How Supplied

    5cm module grown plants

    Season Interest

    Summer

    Flower Colour

    MIXED

    Foliage Colour

    GREEN

    Preferred Location
    Suitable for planting in sunny locations
    sun
    Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
    part-shade

    Flowering Time

    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D

    Available to buy

    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D

    Plant Size

    Mature Height 70cm
    Mature Spread 50cm
    Plant Spacing 40cm
    Annual Growth 70cm
    Annual Growth

    70cm

    Mature Height

    70cm

    Mature Spread

    50cm

    Plant Spacing

    40cm

    Planting Plant in prepared soil, with a hole large enough to firmly hold the module.
    Soil Type Well drained fertile soil.
    Pruning Deadhead as necessary to prolong flowering.
    Planting

    Plant in a hole deep enough to accommodate the module.

    Soil Type

    Well drained/light, fertile soil

    Pruning

    Deadhead as necessary

  • Planting & growing Instructions
  • Plant straight away upon arrival into pots or containers. Pot up for a number of weeks (minimum of two-three) and then plant out into final position once the roots have become established.
    Water regularly and make sure soil does not become too dry. Dead-head as necessary to help prolong flowering period and make sure soil has good drainage.
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