Pincushion Flower (Scabiosa columbaria)

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Scabiosa columbaria Accepted
Scabiosa anthemifolia Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Pollinators: Moths and Butterflies


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July 22, 2012

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Would anyone know what plant this is? by sueTAG Jun 12, 2017 12:28 PM 10
Possibly a cornflower? by Australis Jan 31, 2017 6:18 PM 4
Color Mixing by Dachsylady86 Jan 20, 2017 2:51 PM 231
Self-sowing plants in the rock garden by JuneOntario Dec 23, 2013 8:11 PM 19
Good sources for perennials by SongofJoy Nov 17, 2013 7:31 PM 419

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