Oxford Blue

SCABIOSA atropurpurea - SC0387

(SAHIN 1990) reselected, deep blue medium-sized flowers

Crop type Cut Flowers
Article code SC0387
Full Name SCABIOSA atropurpurea Oxford Blue
Year of Introduction 1990
Common Name Pincushion Flower
Botanical Category Annuals
Species atropurpurea
Variety Oxford Blue
Family Caprifoliaceae
Colour Blue
Height in cm - inches 90 - 35
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