pincushion flower


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Noun1.pincushion flower - Old World annual having fragrant purple to deep crimson flower headspincushion flower - Old World annual having fragrant purple to deep crimson flower heads; naturalized in United States
scabiosa, scabious - any of various plants of the genus Scabiosa
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To feed our winged friends all summer, plant Yarrow, Hyssop, Anemone, New York Aster, Bluebeard, Tickseed, Foxglove, Coneflower, Potentilla, Bee Balm, Russian Sage, Black Eyed Susan, Pincushion Flower, Stonecrop, Spirea and Verbena.
For a simple display why not consider the hardy annuals such as scabious or pincushion flower or those traditional cornflowers?