Scabiosa atropurpurea ‘Deep Red'
Sturdy tall plants suitable for garden display or cut flowers in Blood red flowers..
When to sow: Early spring to late October
Where to sow: Sow seed straight into the garden in late October
Or sow seed individually in 5cm or 7.5 cm pots in early September and transplant into the garden in November.
Depth to sow: 1/2cm
Aspect: Full sun or as sunny a spot as possible.
Soil: Prepared, well drained, fertilised soil.
Spacing: Between plants: 40cm
Directions: Plant seed individually 1/2cm deep in 5 or 7.5cm pots in early September and plant out in November or plant seed straight into the garden late October.