Field Scabious - Knautia arvensis

SKU: 4.26

An essential meadow plant with its lilac pincushion flowers which are an invaluable nectar source for butterflies in June. The name scabious refers to its early use as a herbal remedy for various skin disorders including the French pox.

Despatched – March & Mid August to the End of October

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English Name: 
Field Scabious
Latin Name: 
Knautia arvensis
Welsh Name: 
Clafrllys
Flowering Time: 
Jun-Jul
Planting Instructions: 
Plant ASAP on delivery
Dispatch Time: 
March & Mid August to the End of October
Habitat: 
Well drained soil in full sun. Prefers more alkaline soil.
Height cm: 
60-90
Price 5: 
£7.50