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Centaurea sp., Basketflower, Cornflower
Centaurea ragusina

Centaurea sp.

Basketflower, Cornflower
Family: Asteraceae
Small shrub 2-5 ftFull sunSemi-shadeRegular waterModerate waterDry conditionsPink flowersWhite/off-white flowersBlue/lavender/purple flowersYellow/orange flowersEthnomedical plant.
Plants marked as ethnomedical and/or described as medicinal, are not offered as medicine but rather as ornamentals or plant collectibles.
Ethnomedical statements / products have not been evaluated by the FDA and are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. We urge all customers to consult a physician before using any supplements, herbals or medicines advertised here or elsewhere.Attracts butterflies, hummingbirdsSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

Species and varieties:

Centaurea crocodylium

Centaurea cyanus

Centaurea dealbata

Centaurea gymnocarpa

Centaurea ragusina


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