Scabiosa Beaujolais Bonnets
Scabiosa Beaujolais Bonnets, Scabiosa 'Beaujolais Bonnets', has an unusual and interesting color, so drink in the beauty of this pincushion flower!
A mound of green foliage produces blooms on tall wiry stems from late spring through midsummer. Scabiosa 'Beaujolais Bonnets' has light red petals that surround deep burgundy centers with protruding white stamens.
These flowers also add a unique quality to fresh cut or dried floral arrangements. Deadheading after the first bloom will encourage repeat bloom time. 'Beaujolais Bonnets' is grows well in rock gardens and for outstanding borders.
Good drainage is essential for the health of this plant. In the fall, cut back any flowering stems to help the plants prepare for winter. It is best to plant Scabiosa in full sun, with well-drained soil. It should be watered regularly throughout the warmer months, since this will increase its overall performance.
'Beaujolais Bonnets ‘is noted for its very free flowering, is butterfly-friendly, and a good cut flower. To encourage repeat bloom time, be sure to deadhead 'Beaujolais Bonnets'. This Scabiosa is great for attracting butterflies and hummingbirds, so you may want to plant several!
* Tall and wiry stems
* Red flowers
* Easy to grow
|Brand||Nature Hills Nursery|
|Botanical Name||Scabiosa 'Beaujolais Bonnets'|
|Mature Height||18 to 24 inches|
|Mature Spread||12 to 15 inches|
|Soil Type||Widely adaptable|
|Sun Exposure||Full Sun|