Centaurea simplicicaulis
Centaurea simplicicaulis
Cornflower
Lavender-pink flowers with very thin, starry petals bloom in summer on long stems. The flowers rise above a dense, low silvery-green mat of deeply-cut leaves. This is a choice addition for the rockery. (Perennial)
Bloom time Size Exposure
Spring
Summer
8-10" tall x 12" wide Sun 
Hardiness Zone:4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11
zone map Cold Hardy to -30° to -20°F
Attracts Hummingbirds Attracts HummingbirdsDeer Resistant Deer Resistant
Good for Cut Flowers Good for Cut Flowers