Mountain Bluet, Perennial Cornflower Centaurea montana Mountain Blue

Detailed Listing For
Botanical Name:

Centaurea montana Mountain Blue

Family:

Asteraceae

Genus:

Centaurea

Species:

montana

Cultivar:

Mountain Blue

Common Name:

Mountain Bluet, Perennial Cornflower

Seeds Per Pound:
34,504
Quantity:
0.24 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
29
Germination:
77%
Germination Test Type:
Actual
Purity:
99%
Height:
12-28 inches
Collection Locale:
China
Crop Year:
2015
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
4
In Stock: 0.24 lb
Prices
  • Centaurea montana Mountain Blue

Sample Bulk Pricing
1 packet
4.95
10 g
25.95
1 oz
49.50
Growing Info:
Scarification: none required.
Stratification: none required.
Germination: sow seed 1/4" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed.
In a Nutshell:
* Centaurea montana ( Perennial Cornflower, Mountain Cornflower, Bachelor's Button, Montane Knapweed or Mountain Bluet ) is a species of Centaurea endemic to Europe . It is widespread and common in the more southerly mountain ranges of Europe, but is rarer in the north. more...
* Can be used as a ground cover plant in a sunny position.
* Mountain cornflower is seldom used in modern herbalism, though it does still have a reputation in parts of Europe as a wash for tired eyes. more...