Scabiosa columbaria 'Butterfly Blue'
Lavender-blue pincushoin flowers on fine stems over compact mounds of green foliage. If deadheaded regularly, plants will continue to bloom from May throughout the season. 2000 PPA "Plant of the Year".
Prefers full sun and moist, well drained soil. Avoid wet soils, particularly winter wet. Attractive to butterflies and hummingbirds. Deer resistant. Great in the landscape.
Characteristics & Attributes
Dislikes winter wet. Tolerant of coastal conditions and drought.