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Scabiosa columbaria 'Butterfly Blue'

Scabiosa columbaria 'Butterfly Blue'

Pincushion Flower

Profuse lavender-blue flowers float above the foliage on ‘Butterfly Blue’s' long, wispy stems throughout the summer. Scabiosa ‘Butterfly Blue’ attracts butterflies and is one of the longest blooming perennials. Needs well-drained soil. 2000 Perennial Plant of the Year.

Exposure:

Sun

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Height:

12-18 Inches

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Spread:

18 Inches

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Hardiness Zone:

3-9

Characteristics & Attributes for Scabiosa columbaria 'Butterfly Blue'

Attributes
Long Blooming
Cut Flower
Compact Size
Low Maintenance
Flower Color
Lavender
Blue
Foliage Color
Green
Best Usage
Container
Border or Bed
Soil Moisture Preference
Good Drainage
Wildlife
Attracts Butterflies
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Spring
Summer
Fall
Growth Rate
Medium
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