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On a Pin Cushion

Honey bee on Butterfly Blue Pincushion Flower (Scabiosa columbaria)

The genus name Scabiosa is derived from Latin and means itch. These plants are believed to have medicinal properties that can cure skin irritations. When fully bloomed, they look like blue-lavender pin cushions


Jacksonville Gardens, Florida, USA

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