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Mars Midget Crimson Scabious

Mars Midget Crimson Scabious

Knautia macedonica 'Mars Midget'

Attracts Butterflies Cut Flowers Drought Tolerant Resists Deer

Collection: Perennials
Tags: crimson scabious, knautia, pincusion plant

Bright ruby red flower heads are abundantly produced from early summer to late fall. The plant habit is tidy and compact and excellent in the perennial border.


Botanical NameKnautia macedonica 'Mars Midget'
ExposureFull Sun
HardinessZone 3
Flower ColourRed
Bloom MonthsJune, July, August, September
FeaturesAttracts Butterflies, Cut Flowers, Drought Tolerant, Resists Deer

Planting Instructions

  • Remove from the growing container.
  • Dig a hole 2 times container size and same depth of container.
  • Refill with dry soil.
  • Water thoroughly after planting.