Knautia arvensis

One of our prettiest wild flowers, forming tall powder-puffs standing out above grasses in a meadow or garden. More
1 x 9cm plant 120119-1 £4.95

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One of our prettiest wild flowers, forming tall powder-puffs standing out above grasses in a meadow and well-behaved enough for planting in the garden. It makes a great cut flower.

Genus Knautia
Variety Knautia arvensis
Type Hardy Perennial
Common Name Field Scabious
Border Position Middle
Soil Type Chalky, Sandy, Clay, Neutral
Scent Unscented
Site Full Sun
Moisture Well-drained
Height 1m (3ft 3in)
Spacing 30cm (12in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Plant in well-drained soil in full sun. 
Care Tips Pick or deadhead to prolong flowering.
Flowering July - September
Vase Life Sear the stem ends in boiling water for 15 seconds.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
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