- Flower nameScabiosa atropurpurea
- Scientific nameScabiosa atropurpurea
- Alias西洋松虫草, スカビオサ, Pincushion flower, Sweet scabious, mourningbride
- Place of origin horticultural variety native to Europe
- Place of floweringGarden
- Flowering seasonMay, June, July, August, September, October
What is Scabiosa atropurpurea
Scabiosa atropurpurea, mourningbride, pincushion flower, sweet scabious, or scabiosa atropurpurea, (scientific name: Scabiosa atropurpurea) is a horticultural variety native to Europe and is a cold-tolerant annual plant of the family Dipsacaceae. There are abundant flower colors such as red, pink, bluish purple and white. Both the center and the surroundings of the flower are swell. It blooms for a long time from May to October.
Common name: Scabiosa atropurpurea, Scientific name: Scabiosa atropurpurea, aka: pincushion flower, sweet scabious, or scabiosa atropurpurea, place of origin: horticultural varieties native to Europe, life style: cold-resistant annual grass, plant height: 30-100 cm, leaf shape: feathery deep fissure to full fissure, leaflet shape: oblong diameter, inflorescence: antibiotic, Leaf edge: fissure, inflorescence shape: head-like inflorescence, flowering period: May to October, flower color: red, bluish purple, white, pink, flower diameter: 5 cm.