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SUCCISA PRATENSIS (Devils Bit Scabious)

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  • Buy in a 1 litre pot
  • British Native Devil's Bit Scabious (Succissa pratensis)
  • Violet pincushion type flowers on long stems
  • Height 60cm (2ft) Flowers July - October
  • Plant in moist soil in a sunny or partially shaded bog gaden

Allow Succisa pratensis to seed down to increase the clump over the years. Flowers are good providers of nectar for hoverflies, bees and butterflies. Establishes well as a good wildlife friendly plant for a natural meadow/ moist area.

Read how to create a bog area in Tips and Advice

<p>British Native plants</p> <p>Plants for Pollinators</p> <p>Sunny position</p> <p>Partially shaded position</p> <p>Suitable for moist soil (damp but drained)</p>

Important delivery information

Plant orders are dispatched to UK destinations only and leave the Nursery on a Monday - Thursday inclusive to avoid the weekend. Your order will be picked in the Nursery and the ready potted plant in its basket or bareroot oxygenator (as specified in the description) will be wrapped that day in damp newspaper and a plastic bag to keep it fresh during transit. Plants will normally be dispatched within a week of our receipt of your order.

All items are then boxed for collection by the courier APC Parcelrite or UKMail that afternoon for expected delivery within 24 hours after despatch (Highlands and Islands excepted)

Please unwrap all plants from their packaging as soon as possible and place in the situations specified on the plant ticket.

Order ValueDelivery Cost
£1.00 - £29.99 £6.00
£30.00 - £99.99 £12.00
£100.00 - £199.99 £24.00
£200+ £36.00

An additional surcharge will be added 
at checkout if your delivery address
is North of Perth (+£10) or an Island 
(+£10 = PO & TR)
(+£25 = Scottish Islands, IM & BT) or 
(+£50 = JE & GY).

Reviews from other Waterside customers

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William W

April 2018

Excellent,well packed as always , efficient delivery ,Thank You.

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February 2018

Website clear on plant usability, good selection. Fast delivery, well packaged. Plants healthy. Directions for distribution into pond. Very helpful staff answering my queries competently. So far so good.

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