Latin name: Centaurea montana

Perennial cornflower, Great blue-bottle

0,4 m. 1,31 f.
Family: Asteraceae (Compositae)

Genus: Centaurea

Genus of more than 400 species of annual, biennial and perennial herbs.
They grow in full sun or partial shade, in well-drained, moderately moist soils.
Annuals are used in flower gardens and perennials in rock gardens and flowerpots.
Propagate perennials by division and cuttings and annuals by seeds.
Latin name: Centaurea montana
Rhizomatous herb that bears purple flowers in late spring and early summer.