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Scabious

Scabiosa caucasica 'Miss Willmott'

Also known as

Pincushion Flower, Caucasian Scabious 'Miss Willmott'

Full Sun
Light watering
Frost Hardy

H4

RHS hardiness

-10°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

50cm

50cm

Min

10cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Scabious Overview

Cream flowers are produced from this clump-forming perennial.

Common problems with Scabious

How to propagate Scabious

Seed

You can propagate the annuals from seeds in the spring.

Cuttings

Perennials from cuttings in the summer.

Division

Divide clumps in spring.

Other uses of Scabious

Cutting bed