Where to grow in my garden?


Good for a rock garden or alpine trough with sandy, free draining soil.


Flowers: May-Aug

Habitat: Light sandy soils, stony lime free soils, rough pasture, heaths, cliffs and banks.

Height: 10-15cm

Growth Type: Biennial

Position: Full sun

Soil Preference: Dry, sunny, lime-free sites



Sheep's Bit Scabious

  • Jasione montana


    Jumbo plug plants


    Bright blue flower heads are popular with nectar loving insects.


    Although resembling a scabious, it is in fact a member of the bellflower family.


    Food plant of the Coast Dart Moth.


    Advised to plant in informal groups to encourage recognition and attract bees, butterflies and other pollinating insects.