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Scabiosa /pin cushion .
Good afternoon, My question is: I have three scabiosa/pin cushion plants about 2 years old , and I have noticed that the leaves are different at the bottom of the plant, quite large leaves whereas the upper leaves are a lot thinner and a different shape, is this normal ? Thanks for reading.




Yes this is typical of them and nothing to worry about. enjoy them they are gorgeous flowers.

20 Aug, 2019


Thank you for that Seaburngirl. So, do you know if they should be what I call a scruffy, leggy plant like mine. I thought when I bought them, they would be a nice compact plant , and yes they are a pretty little flower. x

21 Aug, 2019


they do tend to be scruffy/leggy if you get the taller ones. I have them growing with phlox and helenium so they are slightly supported. there are some more compact varieties but I personally am not keen on them.

21 Aug, 2019


Thank you for your reply Seaburngirl much appreciated x

21 Aug, 2019

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