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Cephalaria gigantea

Common Names:  Giant/ Yellow Scabious

Young plant grown in a 9cm pot for planting immediately or to grow on (plastic pot removed when possible, so can be reused).Please note these are seedlings or divisions and may not flower in the first year.

C. gigantea is a perennial forming a clump of pinnately lobed basal leaves, with tall, branched stems carrying light cream yellow flower-heads to 6cm across in summer. Can be cut down after flowering for a crop of tidy new leaves and to prevent seeding.

Grow in a well-drained soil in sun or partial shade. Needs staking in exposed gardens.

Foliage: Deciduous

Height: 1.5 - 2.5m 
Spread: 0.5 - 1m in 2 to 5 years

Planting Location: Flower borders and beds Cut Flowers Wildlife Gardens

The pictures in this listing are examples of the available plant at maturity and do not indicate anything in regards to size of plant at the point of sale

Cephalaria gigantea Giant/Yellow Scabious or divisions

SKU: BP202400242
  • Cephalaria
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