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Midget Mauves Crimson Scabious

Midget Mauves Crimson Scabious

Knautia macedonica 'Midget Mauves'

Bee Friendly Attracts Butterflies Cut Flowers Drought Tolerant Resists Deer

Collection: Perennials
Tags: knautia, scabiosa

Mauve-purple 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 'Midget Mauves'
ExposureFull Sun, Partial Shade
HardinessZone 3
Flower ColourLavender
Bloom MonthsJune, July, August, September
FeaturesAttracts Butterflies, Bee Friendly, 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.