B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Knautia macedonica is cold hardy
USDA Zone:4 -30° to -20°F (-34.5° to -29°C)
|Type of plant - perennial
Flower or inflorescence:
PURPLE-RED in pincushion heads, very long season
achenes with eliasomes (ant handles)
lyrate, basal, - slowly spreading plants
|Height, in meters: 1.2
Height, in feet: 3.96
|Knautia macedonica sales history
Synonyms (alternative names) for Knautia macedonica:
|Scabiosa lyrophylla, Scabiosa rumelica, Scabiosa rumellica,|
Common names for Knautia macedonica:
|Macedonian Knapweed, Macedonischer Skabiose, Macedonischer Witwenblume, Mazedonische Witwenblume, Red Cherries, Red Knight,|
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|43||: Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List|
|44||: Cut flowers Commercial and other Recommended Varieties|
|45||: Bee and Butterfly Attracting also Honey and Pollen Plant Seeds|
|77||: Central European Native and Introduced Plants|
|952||: Wholesale Selection|
Some knowledge about growing from seed is necessary to germinate even the easiest seeds.
Most seeds require humidity to germinate, even desert plants like
require that their growing medium remains moist until germination.|
Most seeds require oxygen to germinate, if buried too deep in their growing medium, or if the medium is too wet,
the seeds may not get the oxygen they require.
Knautia macedonica seeds will usually germinate in 10-21 days.
Best sown in situ Thin to 15cm