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Scabiosa - Black - pincushion flower seeds
Scabiosa - Black - pincushion flower seeds
Scabiosa - Black - pincushion flower seeds
Jamestown Flower Farm

Scabiosa - Black - pincushion flower seeds

Regular price R 50.00 R 0.00 Unit price per

Scabiosa Black - pincushion flower seeds

These deep burgundy flowers are the closest thing to black you can get in a flower. Their long wiry stems add beautiful accents and drama to arrangements and last long in the vase. Remove spent blooms regularly to keep them flowering throughout summer.

 

Latin name Scabiosa atropurpurea
Seed count Approximately 50 seeds per packet
Height 60 - 90cm
Days to flower About 90 days
Water requirements  Water every 2 - 3 days

 

Annual Cut Flower   |   Plant in full sun

 

Sowing Instructions:

Sow in seed trays in early spring (Aug) - do not cover seeds.

Transplant into beds when seedlings are 8 - 10cm tall 

Space 20cm apart

Succession sow every 4 weeks until the end of November.

Harvesting tip:   Pick the flowers when they are almost fully open.