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Scabiosa ochroleuca

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2 litres

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Plant Finder: about Scabiosa ochroleuca

Common names

Yellow scabious, Scabious


Scabiosa ochroleuca (Yellow scabious). This is a perennial species bearing 75cm long stalks of yellow flowers about 5cm across, during early summer and mid autumn.


They will grow well in full sun in well-drained, alkaline soil. You can propagate the annuals from seeds in the spring, and perennials from cuttings in the summer,

Interest and use

Has flower heads that are good for cutting. Suitable for coastal conditions, beneficial insects.

Italics = data drawn from parent genus or species

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Scabiosa ochroleuca | Ashcott, Somerset, TA7 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2019
  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessHardy (min -10°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Fertile
  • Soil pH5.0 to 7.0
  • WaterDry

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