Perennial

Scabiosa caucasica Butterfly Blue

Butterfly Blue Pincushion Flower

  • Beautiful and abundant lavender-blue flowers
  • Attracts butterflies
  • Blooms May through October
  • Compact, grey-green foliage mounds to 24" round
  • Great in borders and as a long-lasting cut flower
Beautiful lavender-blue flowers adorn this plant in abundance, and bring butterflies by the boat-load. They persist all season, beginning in May and lasting through October. The compact basal foliage is gray-green in color and mounds to 24" round. Plant in full sun and well-drained fertile soil. Can be used in the perennial border or as a long-lasting cut flower
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Blooms all Season
Blooms all Season
Full Sun
Full Sun

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