Bachelor Button - Centaurea cyanu
Also known as corn flower. A self seeding annual that is very easy to grow. Bachelor Button were brought to the U.S. in the 17th century from Europe. Grown by Thomas Jefferson is his garden in Monticello.
A beautiful addition to your garden that will support the honey bees!
Blooms throughout the growing season. Very easy to grow. Edible flowers, great for decorating salads & desserts.
- Sun: Full
- Seed Count: 100
- Days to Maturity: 70 -75
- Plant Size: 2' - 3'
- Attracts : Bees, song birds, beneficial insects
- Excellent for cut flowers
Growing Tips: Transplanting is not recommended. Drought tolerant.Thrives in cool weather. Fast blooming, grows easily & self seeds.