Our Devil's-bit Scabious plug plants for sale are priced per individual plant. This product has a minimum quantity of 10 plug plants. For orders over 500 plug plants please contact us.
All our plants are native British wildflowers grown in Peat-free compost in our sustainable nursery.
Common Name : Devil's-bit Scabious
Latin Name : Succisa pratensis
Description : The Devil's-bit Scabious is widespread in the UK, and can be found in damp meadows, marshes, woodland edges and riverbanks. It is a fairly late bloomer, flowering between July and October, and its rounded flower heads attract a range of butterflies and bees. Most notable of these is the scarce Marsh Fritillary butterfly, of which the Devil's-bit Scabious is a key food plant.
Height : 15-70cm
Flowering time : July to October.
Flower Colour: Purple-blue
Management: Devil's-bit Scabious plants can be planted in borders but does best in grazed wet grassland and left to flower well into September.