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Cut down Scabious?


By Jojo

United Kingdom Gb

The Scabious which I planted in July are only now in full flower! Should I cut them down before they are damaged by rain/frost etc?

On plant Scabiosa africana



I wouldn't! I'd enjoy them while you can - there's no rule that says you have to cut them back on one particular date, after can dead-head them when they've finished. My 'Chile' series are just opening their second flush of flowers and they look great!

8 Nov, 2008


Why not pick some to enjoy indoors?

10 Nov, 2008

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