Centaurea Cornflower

Bachelor's button grows one to three feet tall with innumerable fluffy but trim round flowers held above the rather sparse, long and narrow gray-green leaves. The habit of growth is relatively loose, except with compact new cultivars.

Centaurea carina 'Cara Mia'

carina 'Cara Mia'

Centaurea montana


Centaurea montana 'Amethyst Dream'

montana 'Amethyst Dream'

Centaurea montana 'Amethyst in Snow'

montana 'Amethyst in Snow'

Centaurea montana 'Black Sprite'

montana 'Black Sprite'