Scabiosa atropurpurea ‘Day and Night’


Scabiosa atropurpurea –  ‘Day and Night’ mix

Double pincushion flowers born on long wiry stems in shades of almost black through to plum and the softest touch of grey lilac.

Plant type: hardy annual

Site: full sun

Height: 90-120cm

Spacing: 30cm

Min. seeds per packet: 100

Growing tips: Modular sow in late Summer/early Autumn and again in early Spring. They benefit from being overwintered in a cold frame and planted out in March as you make the next sowing. They will need support, preferably with If you can keep up with the picking they will flowers for a good 8 weeks.

Harvesting/Arranging tips: Pick when the centres are tight. Lovely to use an upper storey layer in an arrangement, dancing above heavier flowers like Dahlias.

Vase life: 7 days

Cost: £2.50

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