Scabiosa atropurpurea ‘Snow Maiden’ seeds – (Pincushion flower)

$4.30

In stock

Description

Picture thanks to Plants of Distinction

This scabiosa has long stemmed pure white flowers which make an excellent cut flower , is easy to grow, and the bees and butterflies love it.

 

Sowing advice

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

Additional information

Classification

Annual

Common Name

Pincushion flower

Family

Dipsacaceae

Maximum Height

approx 90 cm with flowers

Number of seeds in packet

approx 30