Blue Pincushion Flower - Scabiosa columbaria 'Butterfly Blue'

Blue Pincushion Flower Scabiosa columbaria 'Butterfly Blue'
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2000 Perennial of the Year. A very popular perennial with narrow deeply cut leaves and lovely blue, tight daisy-like flowers that bloom all summer and fall. Pretty accent for window boxes and Container, mass planted or edging the border. Great cut flower. Attracts butterflies.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Green
Flower Attributes: 
Long Bloom Time
Showy Flowers
Landscape Uses: 
Border
Container
Mass Planting
Garden Styles: 
Cottage
Edible
Modern
Traditional
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
12-24"
Spread: 
12-24"
Flower Colors: 
Blue
Flower Seasons: 
Summer
Fall
Special Features: 
Attracts Butterflies
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Growth Habits: 
Compact
Round
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 3
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Plant in moist well-drained soil. Feed in spring with an all purpose fertilizer prior to new growth. Cut back spent flowers to promote new blossoms. Divide plants in spring to promote vigorous growth. 

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