Knautia macedonica
Burgundy Pincushion Flower
Dipsacaceae or Teasel Family
12 to 30 inches tall - burgundy red
Full sun to part shade
Grow in "lean", dry soil for short, compact growth or in moist, fertile soil for a large, showy plant for the back of the border
Mid-Summer to Fall
Propagate by seed
Photos by Jane Hendrix