Scabiosa Black Knight (Scabiosa atropurpurea)
Scabiosa, also known as Pincushion Flower, is a versatile cut flower.3.5 – 5 cm across magnificent dark maroon coloured flowers on strong, slender stems.
The beautiful drum stick looking fresh flower seed pods can also be used in decorative flower arrangements.
Plant type: Annual
Sow when: Spring
Sow where: Punnets or direct
Spacing x Height: 20cm x 60- 90cm
Position: Full sun
Growing days: 12- 14 weeks
Growing Details: Sow seeds in a punnet or direct seed. Lightly cover seeds with soil as light aids germination. It will take up to 10-14 days to germinate in temperature 18 – 20˚cSeeds per package: 15