SCABIOSA caucasica 'Chile Black'

Commonly known as Mourning bride, Pincushion flower, Scabious

Flowering spikes of maroon flowers up to 2.5 feet
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SCABIOSA caucasica 'Chile Black'

 
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  • Brown or black
  • Red
    Maroon coloured
  • Height
    60cm (24in)
  • Spread
    60cm (24in)
  • Herbaceous Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
    Clump forming perennial. Lance-shaped, entire, grey-green basal leaves to 15cm (6in) long. Solitary flowers to 8cm (3in) across.
  • Hardy - average winter Hardy through most of the UK apart from inland valleys, at altitude and central/northerly locations. May suffer foliage damage and stem dieback in harsh winters in cold gardens. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -10°C (14°F)
  • Full sun
    Do not over water
  • Additional Features
    Good to know - wildlife plant - insects
  • Pests & Diseases
    none
  • Place of origin
    Caucasus, northern Turkey, northern Iran.
  • Hardiness
    Frost hardy (down to -5)
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
  • Neutral to alkaline soil
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
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60cm (24in)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Watering Can
  60cm (24in)
 

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