Photo: Centaurea cyanus 6.

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Flower, dark purple cultivar. Kew Garden, London, UK. Planted. 2004-06-03.


Centaurea cyanus L.
Engl.: cornflower, garden cornflower, bachelor's buttons, blue cap, blue poppy, bluebonnets, bluebottle, bluebow, hurtsickle.
Deu.: Echte Kornblume, Kornblume.
Suom.: ruiskaunokki, ruiskukka.
Sven.: blåklint, blågubbar, blåklätt.
Fran.: centaurée bleuet, barbeau, barbeau bleu, bleuet, casse lunette, centaurée bleue, centaurée bluet.
Bot. syn.: Cyanus segetum Hill, Leucacantha cyanus (L.) Nieuwl. & Lunell


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Photo: Centaurea cyanus 6.

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