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SCABIOSA atropurpurea - Tall Double Lavender

Pincushion Flower

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SKU Code: ES 82.

Family: Caprifoliaceae
Characteristics: Perennial 70-100cm

Seeds per packet: Approx. 60
Seed per gram: Approx. 100

Tall double lavender flower heads 3.5 cm across are followed by silvery, spherical seed heads, which are often dried for use by flower arrangers. Notable for its striking seed heads.
Used in beds, borders or wildflower meadows.

A southern European wildflower that makes excellent long-lasting cut flowers. Deadhead regularly for extended bloom.
Attracts butterflies and other pollinators.

Adaptable to most well-drained garden soils in an open sunny position.

Grow notes:

TropicalLate Autumn to early Spring.
Temperate: Late Winter to Early Summer.
Cool climate: Spring to Early Summer.

Sow: 6mm deep
Best sown direct or sow in trays and transplant when large enough to handle.
Plant in well-drained soil in a sunny position.
Plant space: 45-60cm
Germination: 21-28 days

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