Cornflower Polka Dot Mix Dwarf Centaurea Cyanus is a popular annual plant native to Europe. Commonly grown from seeds, Cornflower Polka Dot Dwarf is also called Bachelor's Button and this easy to grow, compact, annual plant blooms with charming, double flowers providing a colorful display of white, blue, rose, and lavender colors. Cornflower has a long bloom period and bees, butterflies along with other pollinators like to visit the nectar-rich flowers.
Cornflower Polka Dot Mix Dwarf is often grown in cutting gardens, and it is a popular pick for meadow gardens, mass planting, flower beds and borders. It is very easy to establish a Cornflower plant from Centaurea Cyanus seeds, and this annual flower grows best in full sun and cool temperature but tolerates drought and some shade. Cornflower is excellent for cutting and drying.
Height: 12-24 Inches
Bloom Season: Spring/Summer/Fall
Environment: Sun/Partial Shade
Soil Type: Average/Poor/Dry/Moist, pH 6.6-7.8
USDA Zones: All Regions of North America
Sow Indoors: Winter/Spring (4-6 weeks before last frost)
Sow Outdoors: Spring/Fall (In mild climates)
Seed Depth: 1/4 Inch
Germination Time: 14-20 Days