Our Devils bit-scabious 8cm pots for sale are priced per individual plant. This product has a minimum quantity of 10pots. For orders over 250 please contact us.
All our plants are native British wildflowers grown from wild seed 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 flowerheads 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 foodplant.
Height : 15-70cm
Flowering time :July-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.