Butterfly Blue Scabiosa (Scabiosa columbaria 'Butterfly Blue') - Dwarf plant with a neat growth habit, trouble-free, ideal for edging. Attracts butterflies and this heavy bloomer is excellent as cut flowers. Blooms continuously from spring to fall with heaviest blooming in the spring. Intense lavender blue flowers. Voted Perennial Plant of the year 2000 by the Perennial Plant Association. Light: Full sun to partial shade. Height: 12-15". Deer Resistant. Bloom Time: Summer. Zones: 3 to 9.
The pincushion-like flowers of knautia are a striking reddish-purple color. They are carried on slender branched stems that weave gracefully among nearby plants. Knautia is ideal for cottage or wild gardens as well as more formal sites.
Pasque flower Pulsatilla vulgaris Light:SunPlant Height:4-12 inches tall, depending on varietyZones:4-7Plant Type:Perennial One of the earliest spring bloomers, the purple or lavender blooms of pasque flowers were once used to dye Easter eggs, and that...read more > Plant with : Basket-of-gold, Rock cress, Phlox