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botanical name:
Succisella inflexa 'Frosted Pearls'
Succisella inflexa 'Frosted Pearls' © Deeproot Plant Base
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common name:  Devil's Bit
family:  Dipsacaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.80m
width: 0.45m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: green
flower colour: white
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-acid
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 7
description:
Perennial forming tidy clumps of spatulate deep green leaves. Thin branching stems bear numerous small tightly rounded flowerheads, pink in bud then opening to white with a slight touch of blue. Long flowering period during summer and into early autumn.

cultivation:
Moist soil in full sun or part shade

propagation:
From seed or by division

usage:
Borders, interesting cut flower.
Attractive to insects.

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