Centaurea Cyanus 250 +/- Seeds, Blue Cornflower Annual Wildflowers Bachelor's Buttons

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Centaurea cyanus
Also known as: Cornflower, Bachelor's Buttons

A cool weather annual, native to Europe that has escaped gardens and naturalized throughout much of the United States and southern Canada. Blue-purple (sometimes white) 1.5” flowers bloom abundantly from late spring into summer on 1 to 3 foot tall stems. They do attract birds, butterflies and other pollinators. Excellent for cutting & drying. Plants may reseed in the garden.

Deer and drought tolerant. Easily grown in average, medium moisture, well-drained soils in full sun to light shade. Plant stems will droop in too much shade. Plants tolerate poor soils. Avoid wet soils.
USDA zones 2-11

This offer is for 250 +/- approximate seeds.