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⭐ Rated 4.7 | 🚚 London Zones 1-4 | 💸 Free Delivery Over £50

Botanical Name: Scabiosa 'Butterfly Blue'

Scabious 'Butterfly Blue'

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Why we love it

Hoping to add some calming purple colour to your outdoor space this Autumn?

  • Perfect to plant now: all our plants are perfect to plant now and we select perennials, so they'll live on year after year
  • Low maintenance: she'll do best in full sunlight with moist soil, but isn't very fussy!
  • Vibrant flowers: enjoy stunningly vibrant, purple, pincushion flowers over a long period from late summer through autumn
  • Add her to your display: her blooms and leaves make for an excellent addition of colour and texture to your display
  • Bee-friendly: 'Butterfly blue' attracts butterflies, birds, bees and plenty of other pollinators!

Pot Size: 2L

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Plant: height 40 cm x spread 30 cm


Nursery Pot: height 13 cm x diameter 17 cm

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What our customers are saying...

I highly recommend to anyone who loves nature and may be stuck in a flat in the city

Nikhil, London

Lovely products and excellent service

Caitlin, London

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Scabious 'Butterfly Blue' likes

Scabious 'Butterfly Blue' likes

🌞 Light
Full sun

💦 Water
Low, Average

📐 Height & Spread
40 cm & 30 cm

🌵 Compost-type
Multi-purpose

Maintenance

Low

Position

Full sun

Aspect

West–facing, East–facing, South–facing

Fully grown

0.1–0.5 metres

Testimonials

Flexible with their delivery times, plant arrived in immaculate condition

George G., London

Brilliant service, and the plant arrived in great condition (and as impressive as pictured)

Peter S., London

Seasonality

Seasonality


📆 Season of interest:
Spring, Summer, Autumn

🌷 Flowering time:
July, August, September

🌸 Flower colour:
Purple

🌿 Foliage:

Deciduous

🍂 Foliage colour:
Green

Bee friendly?

Yes

Wildlife friendly?

Butterflies, Birds, Butterflies, Insects

Pet safe?

Pet safe

Baby safe?

Yes

Background

The common name 'Scabious' derives from the herb's traditional usage as a folk medicine to treat scabies, an illness that causes a severe itching sensation. Members of this genus are native to Africa, Europe and Asia.

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Perennials

Plant type