Blue Cockade

SCABIOSA atropurpurea - SC0379

(SAHIN 1986) very large clear blue flowers on long strong stems, superb

Crop type Cut Flowers
Article code SC0379
Full Name SCABIOSA atropurpurea Blue Cockade
Year of Introduction 1986
Common Name Pincushion Flower
Botanical Category Annuals
Species atropurpurea
Variety Blue Cockade
Family Caprifoliaceae
Colour Blue
Height in cm - inches 120 - 47
Height Category Tall
Flowering - Harvest Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct
Use C - Cut flower, cut foliage, D - Dry flower, J - Full sun, L - Landscaping, Y - Attracting beneficial insects and hummingbirds
TSW 6.6667
Seedcount per gram 150
Germination Method Top of Paper, 20°C, Light - (TP20L)
Days to Germinate 7-14
Division Home Garden Flowers