Butterfly Blue Pincushion

General Information

Butterfly Blue Pincushion is a perennial plant. It can be moderate in size, reaching 18 inches tall. This plant will form as a lower mound of foliage, with flowers held on stems above. Butterfly Blue Pincushion is a great choice for a variety of different landscaping areas. The leaves are somewhat fern-like in appearance and medium green in color. The pincushion-like flowers will bloom in abundance, from late spring through the summer. They will be a very attractive lavender-blue in color. These flowers are quite attractive to bees and butterflies!

Additional Information

Scabiosa columbaria ‘Butterfly Blue’ will be 12 to 18 inches tall, with a spread of 12 to 15 inches. It is recommended for USDA climate zones 3 to 9. Butterfly Blue Pincushion tends to do best in full sunlight conditions. It will do well with average amounts of moisture in well drained soils.

Care & Shipping Notes

NOT AVAILABLE FOR SALE IN THESE US STATES AND TERRITORIES: AK, HI, GM, PR, VI. Due to Department of Agriculture regulations, we cannot send plants to California. Our products will ship with USPS, FedEx or UPS. They should take 2 to 3 days to reach most areas that we ship to. All of our plants will be shipped out within 7 to 10 business days, with certain exceptions.

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Mature Width 12 to 15 Inches
Mature Height 12 to 18 Inches
Light Full Sun
Planting Zone 3 to 8

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US Planting Zones


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