Field scabious

Field scabious
Knautia arvensis
Height : 100cm
Flowering period : June - September

This is a good source of nectar :
This is good for butterfly caterpillar food :

Price for : 9cm = £2.95 : BUY

Price for : 5 plug plants = £4.95 : Sold Out

Field scabious is a lovely blue meadow flower, which can flower from July through to September. It does prefer full sun, and is a favourite with bees and butterflies, so ideal in a wildlife garden. Although it will grow in most areas if well drained, it will do better in an alkaline soil.
Other features:
It has another common name of Batchelors buttons!
Wildlife attracted:
It is the foodplant of the narrow-bordered bee hawk-moth and is loved by butterflies.

The Field scabious plug plants may also be included in the meadow plug plant collection


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