Centaurea cyanus

Centaurea cyanus

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.

052. Centaurea cyanus.

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052. Centaurea cyanus. Gamla texter: Svensk Botanik, band 1, 1815. Text Conrad Quensel, illustration J. W. Palmstruch.

Photo: Centaurea cyanus 9.

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Picked flowers. Perheniemi, Finland. Picked. 2006-08-17.

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Flowers in a basket. Perheniemi, Finland. Picked. 2006-08-17.

Photo: Centaurea cyanus 7.

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Flowering plant. Perheniemi, Finland. Planted. 2006-07-13.

Centaurea flowers.

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Photo: Centaurea cyanus 5.

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Flower, purple cultivar. Annala, Helsinki, Finland. Planted. 2004-08-13.

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

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Flower. Perheniemi, Finland. Wild. 2002-07-11.

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Flowers in organically grown flax (Linum usitatissimum) field. Perheniemi, Finland. Wild. 2002-07-11.

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Flowers in organically grown flax (Linum usitatissimum) field. Perheniemi, Finland. Wild. 2002-07-11.

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Closeup of flower. Marketan puisto, Espoo, Finland. Planted. 1999-08-23.

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Flowering plant. Annala, Helsinki, Finland. Planted. 1999-08-15.