A picture of a Scabiosa 'Fire King'

Scabiosa 'Fire King'

Scabiosa 'Fire King'

Full Sun
Light watering
Frost Hardy

9a

USDA zone

-7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

50cm

Max

30cm

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Scabiosa 'Fire King' Overview

This genus consists of about 80 species of annuals, biennials and perennials. They produce tall-stemmed, honey-scented flowers. The flowering colours will range from white, cream, yellow, red, pink, blue-mauve and deep purple.

Common problems with Scabiosa 'Fire King'

How to propagate Scabiosa 'Fire King'

Seed

You can propagate the annuals from seeds in the spring.

Cuttings

Perennials from cuttings in the summer.

Division

By division in early spring.

Other uses of Scabiosa 'Fire King'

Has flower heads that are good for cutting. Suitable for coastal conditions, beneficial insects.