Giant Pincushion Flower
This gigantic pincushion has a magnificent clump of dark green leaves with yellow scabiosa-like flowers on very tall stems. Branches hold a number of flowers, each one in a different stage of bloom.
30 seeds per packet
20 in stock
|Prefers a more moderate climate. Can withstand heavy frost once established and will live for many years.
|Sow in trays in autumn (in moderate climates) or in spring and transplant after 4-6 weeks after any danger of frost has passed.
|Autumn / Spring
|14-21 days @ 18-21 C. Light required, but avoid direct sunlight - cover seed with very thin layer of soil or vermiculite. Keep trays moist until germination occurs.
|Good Bee Food:
|100 days after sowing
Harvest when the individual florets of the flower are starting to open. Expected vase life is 7-10 days. Flowers can also be dried.