Pincushion Flower

COMMON NAME:  pincushion flowerGENUS: ScabiosaSPECIES, HYBRIDS, CULTIVARS:S. atropurpurea-annual; 24 to 48 inches tall. S. fama-perennial; blue flowers. S. caucasica-blue flowers; 30 inches tall.FAMILY: DipsacaceaeBLOOMS: summerTYPE: annual or perennialDESCRIPTION:  Pincushion flower is rather exotic looking, grows to a height of 18 to 48 inches and has blooms 3 inches across. The flowers have an intricate form, … Continue reading Pincushion Flower