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Knautia arvensis f. albiflora - 2020

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Knautia arvensis f. albiflora - 2020 (Knautia arvensis)

A white-flowered form of the native field scabious



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Very clean white colour.

3 Jul, 2020

 

I love the white ones best its gorgeous I had one but its disappeared.

4 Jul, 2020

 

Given that it's a British native, I had hoped it would self sow, but it hasn't produced a single seedling

4 Jul, 2020

 

I wonder why as when checking it says to let it self seed or fresh seed every 3 years.

5 Jul, 2020

 

The only reason I can think of is it needs another for cross-pollination

5 Jul, 2020

 

Yes that could be the cause I had nt thought of that.

12 Jul, 2020



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