Centaurea cyanus grow and care – herbaceous of the genus Centaurea also known as Cornflower, Centaurea cyanus annual used as ornamental or medical plant, can grow in temperate, subtropics or mediterranean climate and growing in hardiness zone 3-10a as spring planting or 10-11 in the autumn.
Leaves color green in lanceolate shape.
Centaurea cyanus flower
Flower edible color purple to blue the flowers petals like little horns base that divide several needle shape, the petals “sit” on green “ball” with spines on it.
Centaurea cyanus for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Centaurea cyanus growing and care:
Drained soil, moist soil, cool winter
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Seedling / Seed Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? No Difficulties or problems when growing: Invasive Spring, summer / Autumn, witner Recommended planting season? Powdery mildew, aphids Pests and diseases: Pruning season: Winter How to prune: Prune dead leaves and flowers Size of the plant? 20-90 cm (12-36 inches) Growth speed in optimal condition: Medium growing Small amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Yes Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Blooming information Spring to summer or autumn to winter Bloom season: General information about the flower Purple to blue the flowers petals like little horns base that divide several needle shape, the petals “sit” on green “ball” with spines on it. Bees Pollination is done by: Beverage Uses of flower: Scientific name:
Blooming Seasons Autumn flowers Spring flowers Summer flowers Winter flowers Edible Parts Culinary uses Flower colors Climate Mediterranean Climate Subtropics Climate Temperate Climate Harvest Season Autumn Harvest Spring Harvest Summer Harvest Winter harvest Ornamental parts Ornamental flower Ornamental leaves Ornamental plant Plant growing speed Plant life-form Plant Uses Edible plants Medical uses Ornamental plants Planting Season Autumn Planting Spring Planting Summer planting Plants sun exposure Watering plants Hardiness zone Hardiness zone 10 Hardiness zone 11 Hardiness zone 3 Hardiness zone 4 Hardiness zone 5 Hardiness zone 6 Hardiness zone 7 Hardiness zone 8 Hardiness zone 9