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Violet buds and bright blue flowers of the pincushion Scabiosa atropurpurea grow within a cottage garden | Heartwood Seeds UK
Beautiful violet-blue autumn flowers and serrated grey-green foliage of Scabiosa atropurpurea stand within a wildlife border
Scabiosa atropurpurea Blue Pincushion seeds
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Scabiosa atropurpurea (Sweet Scabious / Blue Pincushion) | 100 to 2,500 Fresh Seeds | £2.99 - £34.99

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Scabiosa atropurpurea (Sweet Scabious / Blue Pincushion) 

 

Fresh Seeds of Scabiosa atropurpurea (Blue Pincushion) with full instructions for germination.

rare, herbaceous perennial growing to a size of 40 x 40 cm, with oblong, serrated grey-green foliage.

Beautifulviolet-blue flowers are produced from summer to early autumn, which are highly attractive to butterfliesbees and other pollinators.

Perfect for cottage-style gardens and wildlife borders.

Fully frost hardy.

 

Please note: full germination instructions are printed on each pack.

 

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 GROWING DETAILS

 

Genus: Scabiosa

 

Species: atropurpurea

 

English Name: Blue Pincushion

 

Plant type: Herbaceous perennial

 

Eventual size: 40 x 40 cm

 

Flowering time: Summer to early Autumn

 

Hardiness: Fully Hardy

 

Sun Exposure: Full sun to partial shade (prefers full sun)

 

Soil: Moist, fertile and well-drained

 

Propagation methods: From seeds, leaf cuttings and divisions

 

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UK Mainland

 

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£9.95 (incl. packaging / handling fee)


 


Rest of World

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£10.95 (including packaging & handling fee)