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Scabiosa columbaria Flutter™ Deep Blue
Scabiosa columbaria Flutter™ Deep Blue
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Scabiosa columbaria Flutter™ Deep Blue

Dwarf Pincushion Flower

USDA Zone: 5-9

Plant number: 1.480.350

(='Balfluttdelu') A dwarf Pincushion Flower from the Flutter series, featuring flowers that are larger and deeper blue than the popular S. ‘Butterfly Blue’. Blooms non-stop from spring through late summer. Terrific for mass planting, edging the border or in pots. Flowers are attractive to butterflies. Drought tolerant once established. USPPP: unlicensed propagation prohibited.

Further details for
Scabiosa columbaria Flutter™ Deep Blue

Optimal Growing
Appearance and
Sun Exposure
  Full Sun
Soil Type
  Normal or
Soil pH
  Neutral or
  Alkaline or
Soil Moisture
Care Level
Flower Colour
  Deep Blue
Blooming Time
  Early Summer
  Mid Summer
  Late Summer
  Mid Spring
  Late Spring
Foliage Color
  Grey Green
Plant Uses & Characteristics
  Accent: Good Texture/Form
  Alpine & Rock
  Attracts Butterflies
  Attracts Hummingbirds
  Cut Flower
  Deer Resistant
  Drought Tolerant
   30-35 cm
   12-14 inches
   25-30 cm
   10-12 inches
Foot Traffic
Growth Rate
Disclaimer: This information is presented for reference only. This plant is not currently part of our Heritage Perennials lineup.