Pincushion Flower (Sixalix atropurpurea subsp. atropurpurea)

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Sixalix atropurpurea subsp. atropurpurea Accepted
Scabiosa atropurpurea Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9a -6.7 °C (20 °F) to -3.9 °C (25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 32 inches
Flower Color: Lavender
Purple
Red
White
Flower Time: Summer
Propagation: Seeds: Provide light

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Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8Date: 2014-08-03
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Location: Kalama, Wa.Date: 2001-08-05
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Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8Date: 2014-08-07
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Date: 2012-01-30Seed and seed casing.
By chelle
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Location: Kalama, Wa.
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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: 2006-07-26
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