Scabiosa caucasica 'Perfecta Blue'
More About Scabiosa caucasica 'Perfecta Blue'
- Clump forming perennial
- Double, blue, frilly petals with creamy-white stamens
- Centre stamens resemble pins in a pincushion
- Gray-green, lance-shaped, basal and stem leaves
- Bloom Time: Early to late summer
- Flower Height: 60 cm
Pincushion Growing and Maintenance Tips
Grows best in an average to dry, well-drained soil, in full sun. Drought tolerant once established. Good drainage is required for the overall performance of this perennial, especially in the winter months where root rot may be a problem. It is not partial to hot, humid summers. Removing spent flowers will encourage blooming.
Scabiosa caucasica 'Perfecta Blue' Characteristics
Soil MoistureAverage to Dry Soils