Scabiosa ochroleuca

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Scabiosa ochroleuca
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Dipsacales
Family: Caprifoliaceae
Genus: Scabiosa
Species: S. ochroleuca
Binomial name
Scabiosa ochroleuca

Scabiosa ochroleuca, commonly called cream pincushions[1] or cream scabious, is a species of scabious with creamy yellow flower heads. It is native to Europe and western Asia.[2]


  1. ^ "Scabiosa ochroleuca". Natural Resources Conservation Service PLANTS Database. USDA. Retrieved 6 November 2015. 
  2. ^ Tomasz Aniśko (1 October 2008). When Perennials Bloom: An Almanac for Planning and Planting. Timber Press. pp. 414–. ISBN 978-0-88192-887-7. Retrieved 13 September 2010.