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Common Cornflower
Asteraceae
Centaurea cyanus


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Flower Petal # 7+
Main Color    
Color 2    

Asteraceae Family

Centaurea Genus

Location

Native to Europe. This specimen was found in Utah.

Physical Description
Blue rosette trumpet flower, annual. Leaves are lanceolate.







Common Cornflower, Centaurea cyanus - YouTube.com

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Asteraceae
Asterales
Asterales
Star Order (Daisies)
Euasterids II
Euasterids II
Real Stars Group Two
Asteridae
Asteridae
Class of Stars (Daisies)
Core Eudicots
Core Eudicots
Main, Real, Two First-Leaves (Dicots)
Eudicots
Eudicots
Real, Two First-Leaves (Dicots)
Mesangiospermae
Mesangiospermae
Half Capsule Seed Division
Magnoliophyta
Magnoliophyta
Magnolia Division
Spermatophytes
Spermatophytes
Seed Plants
Euphyllophytina
Real Land Plants
Polysporangiates
Multiple Spore Sub-Kingdom
Stomatophytes
Stomatophytes
Air Pores Sub-Kingdom
Embryophytes
Embryophytes
Multicellular Land Plants
Streptobionta
Streptobionta
Multicellular Plants
Plantae
Plantae
Plants
Eukaryota
Eukaryota
Cells with a Nucleus


General Information

Cornflower, Bachelor's button, Basket flower, Bluebottle, Boutonniere flower, Hurtsickle.

Common Cornflower 'Blue Boy', or 'Blue Diadem'

The Blue Cornflower has been the national flower of Estonia since 1968 and symbolizes daily bread to Estonians.
The Cornflower is edible.



Common Cornflower - Flower
Common Cornflower - Flower - July 02, 2009



Blue rosette trumpet flower - Flower
Blue rosette trumpet flower - Flower - May 29, 2009

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