Scabiosa atropurpurea QIS Mix Seeds

Scabiosa atropurpurea QIS Mix Seeds

S. atropurpurea
Pincushion Flower, Mourning Bride

Product ID#: RS6180-8540

Additional Information

Harvesting Good for Cutting, Cut & Come Again, Long Vase Life
Growing Conditions Field Crop, Netting Recommended
Additional Characteristics Best Suited for Spring & Fall Crop, Start Early for Transplants, Good for Overwintering, Cold Tolerant, Easy to Grow
Flowering Month May, June, July, August, September
Garden Style Cutting / Cut Flowers, English Cottage, Romantic, Victorian
Lighting Conditions Full Sun
Seed Type Heirloom, Open Pollinated
Days to Maturity 100 Days
Stem Type Single Stem
Plant Hardiness Hardy
Plant Height 21 - 30 inches
Plant Lifecycle Annual
Plant Moisture & Climate Heat Tolerant, Well-drained
Plant Uses Cut Flower & Bouquets, Fragrant, Sustains Beneficial Insects
Shape Disk
  • 1 packet

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Scabiosa QIS Mix, also known as Pincushion Flower or Mourning Bride, is an excellent cut flower variety that is equally appreciated in a cottage or country garden for its whimsical and delicate lacy look. Uniform, 30" inch tall stems showcase individual 2" inch disk-shaped flower heads that are comprised of hundreds of micro-petals. Enjoy a sweet honey-scented fragrance in an array of cheerful colors including salmon, scarlet, deep red, pink and dark blue. Originally introduced in the early 1900's, this delightful garden favorite has been wowing friendly pollinators for over 100 years! Blooms burst on the scene in early spring and last through fall frost when harvested regularly. Packet: 50 seeds.

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