Centaurea cyanus 'Polka Dot Mix' - Diane's Flower Seeds
Cornflower 'Polka Dot Mix'
(Centaurea cyanus)

300 seeds   $2.00            
Centaurea cyanus 'Polka Dot Mix'

Cornflower 'Polka Dot Mix' includes shades of pink, white, burgundy, blue and lavender flowers on tall stems. Cornflowers are easy-to-grow annuals that bloom in early to mid summer. Also known as Bachelor's Buttons.

Centaurea cyanus is a host plant for Painted Lady butterfly larvae. The flowers attract other butterflies and many different beneficial insects.

Centaurea cyanus 'Polka Dot Mix' has attractive, gray-green foliage. It reseeds, but extra seedlings are easy to pull up if they are not wanted. Deer resistant.

For the blue color alone, see Centaurea cyanus 'Blue Boy'.

height 30"  spacing 9"

Sowing Centaurea cyanus 'Polka Dot Mix' Seeds

Sow centaurea seeds outdoors in early spring, 1/4" deep. Or start indoors 4-6 weeks before the last frost date. Full sun to part shade.

Annual Flower Seeds

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