Belonging to the Scabiosa genus, Pincushion flower has a botanical name of Scabiosa.
A type of flower, it mainly grows as a perennial plant - which means it typically grows best over a long period (from 3 years+).
Keep in mind when planning your garden that Pincushion flower is known for growing to a mound-forming habit.
This plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Pincushion flower have been kindly provided by our members.
Keep in mind when planting that Pincushion flower is thought of as hardy, so this plant will grow or become dormant during the winter.
See our list of companion Plants for Pincushion flower to see which plants you should plant in close proximity to encourage growth.
By our calculations*, you should look at sowing Pincushion flower about 42 days before your last frost date .
These estimates for how long Pincushion flower takes to sprout, grow and harvest are from real observations from real gardeners, right around the world.
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Our when to plant Pincushion flower estimates are relative to your last frost date.