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Centaurea Florist Blue Boy 100 Non-GMO, Heirloom Seeds
Florist Blue Boy Centaurea seeds produce classic cornflowers with a deep blue color. Easy to grow. Upright plants produce abundant 1-1½" blooms. Prefers cool temperatures. Make 2 to 3 successive sowings for continuous summer blooms. Tolerates poor soil of medium fertility. Also known as cornflower, garden cornflower, and bachelor's buttons. PLEASE NOTE: Cannot Ship to NC. Centaurea cyanus is considered a noxious weed in North Carolina. Edible Flowers: Use the petals of this great edible flower for decorating desserts. Centaurea is also a popular choice for brightening up salad mix. Flavor is bland and mildly floral. The height of the flower can grow from 30 to 38 inches. Blooms in about 85 to 95 days.
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