Scabiosa atropurpurea Chile Black (Pincushion Flower)
- Usually Flowers : July, August, September
- Wildlife Friendly
- Suitable for cut flowers
Clumps of grey-green leaves. Pincushion-like, dark maroon flower heads over a long period. Grow in full sun and fertile, well-drained, chalky soil. Good cut flower. Excellent for bees and butterflies. Looks well in cottage style plantings. Very Striking.