Knautia macedonica 'Mars Midget'
Also called Knautia
More About Knautia macedonica 'Mars Midget'
- Small, ruby-red, double, button-like flowers with white stamens
- Very floriferous
- Narrow, hairy, oblong leaves of gray-green
- A more compact, growing habit than the species
- Bloom Time: June to frost
Dwarf Crimson Scabiosa Growing and Maintenance Tips
Best grown in an average to dry, well-drained soil, in full sun. Removing spent flowers will help extend bloom time and improve overall appearance. Knautia can stuggle with midsummer heat and humidity. Generally a short-lived perennial, but will self-seed in optimum, growing conditions.
Knautia macedonica 'Mars Midget' Characteristics
Average to Dry Soils
Flowering TimeLt. Sum-Fall