Scabious, (real name ‘Scabiosa’ and commonly known as ‘Pincushion Flower’), is a genus of the Dipsacaceae family and native to Asia and Europe.
Scabious make excellent additions to cut fresh and/or dried arrangements. Long lasting in a vase, they look good from bud to seed head. The 'pin cushion' flowers are small and available in shades of soft blue/lilac and white and are very popular for wedding flowers when available. The attractive seed heads make wonderful dried arrangements