Scaboisa or pincushion is not a Colorado native perennial flower, and is in the caprifoliaceae or honeysuckle family. Also This flower will grow 18 to 24 inches and will bloom in the part shade in the summer. Also As an herbaceous flower it will have a woody stock with green simple leaves and a flower that has delicate leaves. So This flower will attract native colorado bees.
Botanical Name: (Sixalix atropurpurea)
Height: 24-36" in
Life Cycle: Annual
Bloom Season: Summer/Fall
Light Requirements: Sun/Part Shade
Hardiness Zones: 3-9
Non-Native Colorado Plant
Native Habitat: European Grassland
More importantly here is what you get!
At Finding Nectar, you can purchase Scaboisa 'Black Knight' in a 4 inch pot, grown from seed, without the use of systemic pesticides, and are nurtured in living soil. We prioritize the root health of our flowers rather than forcing them to bloom, giving them the best chance to flourish in your yard within the first year.
Here is why it's important
At Finding Nectar here in Arvada, Colorado, we value pollinators' role in sustaining ecosystems and food supply. Also Our plants, like the Scabiosa 'Black Knight' (Sixalix atropurpurea), are carefully chosen to support these vital creatures.
Nectar-rich and pollen-filled, they nourish bees, butterflies, and more. Also using these pollinator-friendly plants, you contribute to preserving essential species and enjoy a thriving garden. Finding Nectar, is a plant nursery selling plants for the Front Range. So As a result you can shop here without concern of the climate.
Help create a sustainable environment for plants and pollinators alike!. So Choose Finding Nectar for a greener future.