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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.

Blue Bottle.

Classic texts: John Hill 1812.

Photo: Centaurea cyanus 9.

Taxonomy extra:
Picked flowers. Perheniemi, Finland. Picked. 2006-08-17.

Photo: Centaurea cyanus 8.

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

Photo: Centaurea cyanus 7.

Taxonomy extra:
Flowering plant. Perheniemi, Finland. Planted. 2006-07-13.

Centaurea flowers.

Blog categories:
Henriette's herbal blog.

Photo: Centaurea cyanus 5.

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

Photo: Centaurea cyanus 6.

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

Photo: Centaurea cyanus 4.

Taxonomy extra:
Flower. Perheniemi, Finland. Wild. 2002-07-11.

Photo: Centaurea cyanus 3.

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

Photo: Centaurea cyanus 2.

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

Photo: Centaurea cyanus 1.

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

Photo: Centaurea cyanus.

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


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