The petite frilly double and single blooms of this scabiosa-flowered zinnia look like mini gerbera daisies or double flowered echinaceas. Long, strong stems and hardy disease resistance make them a staple summer crop and a wonderful bouquet addition. Seeds available from Floret.
Butterfly Blue Scabiosa are extremely long blooming compact, clump-forming perennials. Multiple pincushion-shaped flowers produced all season. Shades of purples, bluish and pinks. Needs well drained soil.
ZINDERELLA PEACH Zinnia Seeds Zinderellas are the first scabiosa-flowered zinnias offered in such unique shades. Stunning 2 ½ inch crested blooms are peachy salmon with cream centers, and a dark eye. Plants grow 24 inches high and make outstanding additions to cut flower arrangements. A Fleuroselect Novelty Award winner Zinnia 'Zinderella Peach is new for the 2015 season.
Butterfly Blue pincushion flower is a nonstop bloomer in the sunny border. The cushion-like blue flowers are borne on slender stalks reaching 12 to 15 inches tall and are a surefire way to attract butterflies.
Growing Conditions For Scabiosa Flowers: How To Care For Scabiosa Pincushion Flower - Looking for a new addition to the flower garden? Try scabiosa, also known as pincushion flower. This easy-care plant works well nearly anywhere and its interesting flowers are a stunning sight to behold. They are especially attractive to butterflies. This plant is suitable for bed and border plantings or in containers. The long stems and flowering season also makes it ideal for use in cutting gardens.