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Scabiosa, Butterfly Blue

2000 Perennial Plant of the Year.

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Scabiosa columbaria Butterfly Blue produces a bounty of 2" pincushion-type flowers that attract butterflies and are insect and disease resistant. Blooms from May to frost. Ideal for edging, containers or cutting and is beautiful with daylily Stella de Oro. Grow in full sun in average soil with excellent drainage, where plants can be spaced 12" apart. For continuous blooming, keep scabiosa deadheaded.

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LifeCycle: Perennial 

Zone: 3-9 

Sun: Full Sun 

Height: 12  inches

Spread: 12  inches

Uses: Beds, Borders, Container, Cut Flowers 

Bloom Season: Spring, Summer 

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