Common Name: Scabiosa Snowmaiden 'Pincushion' Flower
Scientific Name: Scabiosa atropurprea
Life Cycle: Annual
Remarks: 2.5cm pure white flowers that stand tall on strong, slender stems.
A dramatic addition to any bouquet or garden. Also known as mourning bride.
Plant Height: 90cm
When: Spring, after frost and early Autumn
Sowing Depth: 5mm deep, sow direct or raise seedlings.
Barely cover as light aids germination.
Position: Full Sun
Days until germination: 10-20 days @ 18-21°C
Seed to Bloom: 90 - 100 days
Approx Number of Seeds: 40
The below is a guide on which months to sow based on your climate