Knautia arvensis
Field Scabious


Height:  30 - 40 cm

Flower colour: lilac

Flowering time: July - August

Sunlight: sun

Soil:  well drained, sandy, moderately fertile 

pH: neutral - alkaline

Hardiness: hardy

Plant range: Europe, Asia


Grows best in
well drained, alkaline soil
in a sunny position.
Iceland native. 

Photos and experiences of growing this plant in Iceland are welcomed  in the comments below.    I     © 2015-2019  Garðaflóra.

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