Plant of the Week – Pincushion Flower

Plant of the Week – Pincushion Flower

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Butterfly Blue Pincushion Flower

Scabiosa columbaria ‘Butterfly Blue’

  • This delightful plant has a dwarf habit and a long bloom period.
  • A wonderful addition to any landscape, it fits easily into rock gardens, mixed beds or pots.
  • Cushion-like blossoms are a beautiful lavender-blue.
  • Blooms from spring through summer and fall
  • A butterfly magnet – be sure and plant where you can easily enjoy the flowers and butterflies (and a few friendly bees).
  • Tolerates some shade and is not too fussy about soil conditions.
  • Moderate to low water use once established.