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Pincushion Flower

Scabiosa mariposa

Full Sun
Moderate care
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H4

RHS hardiness

-10°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

50cm

Max

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Pincushion Flower Overview

Perennial species with a compact, mound-forming growth habit, reaches a height of around 45cm and a spread of around 20cm. Foliage is grey-green and showy, violet flowers are produced from early summer to early autumn on upright stems.

Special features of Pincushion Flower

Attracts butterflies

Attracts bees