Long-stemmed blooms all summer long are easy to love in shades of pink or pale lavender-blue with recent introductions have brighter colors. Scabiosa is a great cut flower, attractive to bees & butterflies and is deer resistant; best in full to part sun.
Care Full sun is best, plants bloom best when regularly deadheaded. Powdery mildew can be a problem in shade or poor air circulation but mildew resistant varieties are available.Care
Most gardeners have a variety of reasons they might list for buying and caring for various plants; the primary and most obvious being their aesthetic look and natural beauty. Once we invest our time, finances and energy in the pursuit of gardening or landscaping it is worthwhile to also realize that many of the plants we use – in fact the landscape as a whole, works to serve a greater purpose.Read More
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