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Cornflower/Bachelor's Button (blue)
Centaurea cyanus (blue)


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About Cornflower/Bachelor's Button (blue) (Centaurea cyanus (blue))
Height: Under 2 ft.
Flower Color: "Cornflower Blue", the bluest blue in the flower kingdom.
Plant Type: Annual. Lives just one year. Grows quickly, blooms heavily, dies with first frost. Can regrow following spring if seed falls on bare ground.
Flower Type: Fluffy button-like flower
Bloom Time: Early mid and late season
Is this wildflower invasive? In some re
Is this wildflower endangered? No
Is this wildflower edible? Yes
Is this wildflower medicinal? No
What is Cornflower/Bachelor's Button (blue)'s native range?
  Indigenous To: Europe
Where Cornflower/Bachelor's Button (blue) is naturalized or can be grown
  Regions: All regions, prohibited in NC
  Zones: 3-10 Prohibited in NC
  States:
How to grow Cornflower/Bachelor's Button (blue) (Centaurea cyanus (blue))
  Soil preference: Adaptable
  Sun/Shade: Full sun to light shade.
  Moisture Requirements: Average moisture, well-drained.
  Instructions: couponrxsms.com coupons One of the very easiest wildflowers to grow. Simply compress the unusual winged seed into bare soil during spring, summer or fall. Seedlings are silvery-green and fast growing. Grows like a classic annual--fast growth, heavy bloom.

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