Greater Knapweed - Centaurea scabiosa

SKU: 4.27

This is a most attractive wildflower for naturalising in grass. In July and August the plant is covered with showy purplish crimson flowers that are usually smothered in butterflies and bees. After the flowers have faded the seed heads are loved by goldfinches.

Despatched – March & Mid August to the End of October

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English Name: 
Greater Knapweed
Latin Name: 
Centaurea scabiosa
Welsh Name: 
Pengaled Fawr
Flowering Time: 
Jul-Aug
Planting Instructions: 
Plant ASAP on delivery
Dispatch Time: 
March & Mid August to the End of October
Habitat: 
Well drained soil in full sun.
Height cm: 
60-90
Price 5: 
£7.50