Scabiosa atropurpurea ‘Burgundy Beau’ seeds

$4.10

Description

Picture courtesy of Thmpson and Morgan

Burgundy Beau has large flower heads which are a rich deep plum coloured red. They are extremely attractive to bees, and make an excellent cut flower. It likes full sun best , but will grow in partial shade.

Sowing advice

Sow in Spring and summer. Sow in seed trays or pots. Sow into a moist well-drained seed compost. Cover very thinly as the seeds need light to germinate. Propagate at 18 -23 deg C. Germination takes 5-14 days. Transplant seedlings once large enough at 35-40 cm apart after danger of frost has passed.

Additional information

Classification

Annual

Common Name

Pincushion flower

Family

Dipsacaceae

Maximum Height

approx 45 cm

Number of seeds in packet

approx 30