Perfect drought tolerant specimen.
This scabious pink pincushion flower with fluffy seed heads produced on mass, floating over unusual serrated foliage. Thrives in sandy poor soils but will happily grow in free draining substrates found in alpine gardens or containers.
Common Name: carpeting pincushion flower
Life Cycle: perennial
Foliage: lanceolate / lacerate
Basic Colour: ( pink )
Flower Colour: pink
Natural Flowering: June – September
Winter Hardiness: Fully Hardy
Height with Flowers: 40cm
Soil Requirements: well-drained / average / dry
Soil ph: alkaline / neutral
Location: container / rock garden / border / cottage garden / Mediterranean
Usage: ornamental / bee food plant / attractive seed head
Tolerates: rabbit resistance / deer resistance / drought tolerant