Flower, Color Mixture Pincushion
- Annual plants grow to 24-30 inches tall
- White, blue, maroon, and red flowers
- Long lasting cut flower
- Tolerates partial shade
- Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds
This variety will grow well in most regions of the United States but could benefit from partial shade in the South.
(Scabiosa atropurpurea) Mixture of white, blue, maroon, and red. Great long-lasting cut flower. Benefits from partial shade in the South. Sweetly scented blooms attract many butterflies and hummingbirds. Annual, 24-30" tall.
Direct Seed: 1/8" Deep
Germination: 10-14 Days
Thin: 8-12" Apart
Light: Sun/Partial Shade
Instructions - Sow seeds outdoors one week after last frost. Plants prefer average moist soil. Water during dry spells. Remove spent blossoms regularly to prolong blooming.