This is a great nectar plant for bees and butterflies. Also the food plant for the Marsh fritillary butterfly and the Narrow-bordered bee hawk moth.
Devils bit scabious is a lovely blue scabious of damp meadows, woodland edge or edge of a pond.
Sun, damp ground
Height : 60cm
Flowering period : June – October
This is a good source of nectar :
This is good for butterfly caterpillar food :