Common Name: Pink Cushion Flower Scabiosa C.Pink Mist

Height: 12-18 Inches
Spread: 15 Inches
Flower Color: Pink shades
Foliage Color: Green shades
Hardiness Zone: 3,4,5,6,7,8,9
Sun or Shade?: Full sun (> 6 hrs. direct sun)
Wet or dry?: Low water needs Average water needs
Want to see wings?: Attracts butterflies
How fast should it grow Medium
When should it bloom?: Early summer Midsummer Late summer
How's your soil?: Average Soil Fertile Soil
Sweet or Sour Soil?: Neutral Soil (pH = 7.0)Alkaline Soil (pH > 7.0)
What's your garden style?: Container/Patio  Eclectic

 

Pincushion-like, pink flowers with a hint of lavender are borne atop wiry stems over a long period beginning in early summer. They hover over the short mound of ferny basal foliage.

This is a reliable, long-blooming selection.