Scabiosa atropurpurea Beaujolais Bonnets

Pincushion Flower

Type: Perennials
Height: Medium 24" (Plant 12-15" apart)
Bloom Time: Late Spring to Mid-Summer
Sun-Shade: Full Sun
Zones: 6-9   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal
Flower / Accent: Pink / Burgundy
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep
A most unusual and strikingly beautiful addition to our Scabiosa offerings. Mauve pink petals surround a deep burgundy center highlighted by white stamens. Excellent for cut flower arrangements. Butterflies adore them.

Features to Note:

  • Good for Cut Flowers
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Blooms for 4 Weeks or More
  • Attracts Birds
  • Beneficial for Pollinators

Scabiosa General Information:

Scabiosa are extremely long blooming compact, clump-forming perennials with uniquely shaped, eye-catching flowers. Multiple pincushion-shaped flowers produced all season. Shades of purples, bluish and pinks. Needs well drained soil.

Scabiosa Plant Care:

Prefers average fertile soil with good winter drainage. Can be divided every 3 - 4 years in spring if needed. Cut off dead outer leaves in spring if needed. Remove spent blossoms to extend bloom time. Old flowering stems can be cut back for winter, but leave new growth at base to overwinter.

$9.95 ea.
(3+) $9.50 ea.
Ships: Spring 2017
Plant Code: SCBO