Blue Cornflower or Bachelor Button – Centaurea cyanus
These bright blue cornflowers are a beautiful addition to all gardens. Cornflowers have been sought after for generations around the world. A great cut flower used by florists commonly. It was the favorite flower of John F. Kennedy. Grows anywhere, very hardy.
Zones: 1 through 10
Height: Up to 2 ft.
Flower Color: Very Blue
Plant Type: Annual
Light Requirement: Sun to Light Shade
Bloom Time: Early - Late Season
Seeds per Packet: 50+
Seeds per Pound: 89,000
Is this wildflower invasive: In some states
Is this wildflower endangered: No
Is this wildflower edible: Yes
Is this wildflower medicinal: No