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The Field Scabious, scientifically known as Knautia arvensis, is a captivating wildflower that will add a touch of beauty to any garden or meadow. With its delicate pin-cushion-like flowers in the softest shade of lilac, this plant stands tall on wiry stems, creating an enchanting visual display. Not only will it enhance the aesthetics, but it will also attract bees and butterflies, making it a delightful addition to any pollinator garden. Supplied as 6 plug plants.

This versatile perennial thrives in a variety of sun exposure conditions, from full shade to partial shade. Whether your garden has a south-facing or west-facing aspect, the Field Scabious will flourish in these environments. It can adapt to various soil types, including acidic, chalky, alkaline, clay, heavy, moist, well-drained, light, and sandy. This adaptability makes it a suitable choice for a wide range of soil compositions.

Aside from its visual appeal and ability to attract beneficial pollinators, the Field Scabious also serves as an excellent cut flower. Its long-lasting blooms make it ideal for creating stunning floral arrangements that will infuse your home with natural beauty.

To ensure optimal growth and development, it is recommended to cultivate Knautia arvensis in moist, well-drained soil. Providing full sun to partial shade will further support its flourishing growth. Carefully select a location that aligns with these requirements, and this wildflower will reward you with its timeless charm and vibrancy.

Knautia arvensis

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