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Pincushion, Fata Morgana

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Pincushion, Fata Morgana – 50 Seeds

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Pincushion, Fata Morgana, Scabiosa atropurpurea, 50 seeds avg.

The button-like bud colors up before it begins to bloom, making it a long-lasting contributor to the garden and in bouquets.

Planting Tips:
  • A cool-season hardy annual that prefers full sun.
  • Start seeds indoors 4-6 weeks before planting date or cast seeds directly in the garden.
  • Cover seed with soil; allow 14-21 days to germinate.
  • Space 12" apart in the garden. Ht. 24"-36".
  • Winter hardy in zone 7 and south.
Hervesting Tips:
  • Harvest the central stem at almost ground level, just above the lowest two to three side shoots.
  • Cut future stems at the base of the stem being harvested.
  • Harvest when the first 1/3 of tiny flowers are open.


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Weight 0.6 lbs
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3 reviews for Pincushion, Fata Morgana

  1. Ulana Joslin (verified owner)

    usNew Jersey, United States

  2. Anonymous (verified owner)

    Will plant in the spring!

  3. Marla Jones (verified owner)

    usTennessee, United States

    Just got the seeds started. Looking for forward to gorgeous blooms.

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