Botanical name: Scabiosa caucasica 'Perfecta Blue'
Other names: Caucasian scabious 'Perfecta Blue'
Variety or Cultivar: 'Perfecta Blue' _ 'Perfecta Blue' is a clump-forming perennial with entire basal leaves and pale-centred lavender-blue flowers on erect stems in summer.
Scabiosa caucasica 'Perfecta Blue' is: Deciduous
Flower: Pale-lavender in Summer
Foliage: Green in Summer
Habit: Upright, Spreading
Pests: Generally pest free.
Diseases: Generally disease free.
Pruning: Dead head regularly. Cut back after flowering.. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Division, Seed. REGISTER to read more...
Scabiosa caucasica 'Perfecta Blue' (Caucasian scabious 'Perfecta Blue') will reach a height of 1m and a spread of 0.5m after 2-5 years.
Suggested uses: Beds and borders, Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Low Maintenance, Wildflower, Wildlife
Cultivation: Plant in fertile, moist but well-drained soil in sun or partial shade. Needs staking in exposed gardens.
Soil type: Chalky, Loamy, Sandy
Soil drainage: Well-drained, Moist but well-drained
Soil pH: Alkaline, Neutral
Light: Full Sun
Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered
Hardiness: Hardy (H4)
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