Scabiosa

Scabiosa is a genus in the Caprifoliaceae family. Their native habitats are dry grasslands and mountainsides, often in calcium rich soil. They can however grow in any garden soil, but thrive best given enough sunshine.

Scabiosa ochroleuca 'Moon Dance'
Scabiosa ochroleuca 'Moon Dance'

Cream Pincushion

Cream scabious is a tall perennial with pale yellow pincushion flowers. 'Moon Dance' is a medium sized variety with pale yellow flowers.

Scabiosa lucida
Scabiosa lucida

Glossy Scabious

Glossy scabious is a medium sized perennial with lilac or pink pincushion flowers.

Scabiosa japonica var. alpina
Scabiosa japonica var. alpina

Alpine Japanese Pincushion

Alpine Japanese pincushion is a compact perennial with lilac flowers.