Common name(s): pincushion flower, scabious
Hardiness ratings: USDA zone 3~4 - 9~10
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Links for Scabiosa columbaria
- All Things Plants - Community-assembled plant profile (4 varieties in database) (5 photos)
- Dave's Garden PlantFiles - Profile page with horticultural basics, and member-contributed photos and comments. (zone 3-9) (14 photos)
- Denver Botanic Gardens: Scabiosa columbaria 'Blue Note' - Description, native range, and cultural requirements. (additional pages for other varieties) (zone 4)
- Floridata - Illustrated informative profile page with notes on culture, usage, and noteworthy features. (zone 4-10) (3 photos)
- Heritage Perennials: Scabiosa columbaria Harlequin Blue - Profile with description and horticultural details. (additional pages for other varieties) (zone 4-9) (1 photo)
- NARGS Image Gallery - Photograph(s) contributed by North American Rock Garden Society members. (1 photo)
- Ontario Rock Garden Society - Germination information (additional information for other varieties)
- Paghat's Garden: Scabiosa columbaria 'Pink Mist' - Illustrated articles by a gardener in the Pacific Northwest, with background and personal observations. (1 photo)
- PlantzAfrica - Features South African plants, with photos, description, distribution and ecology, and uses. (7 photos)
- Rob's Plants - Plant profile with basic horticultural information and often personal observations. (2 photos)
Common name(s): Yellow Pincushion Flower
Hardiness ratings: USDA zone 4 - 9