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Centaurea (bachelor's button)

Centaurea plants (perennial bachelor's button, cornflower) from Hallson Gardens: We ship Centaurea plants while dormant in April to mid-May, again in the fall as availability permits, plus we sell them at the nursery. They are 2 to 3 year old field grown plants, freshly dug and shipped bare root.

If you have any questions about these or any other plants feel free to contact us and we will be happy to help you. Thank you for your interest in our nursery and our plants!


Pronunciation: sen-TORE-ee-uh Common Name: bachelor's button, cornflower
Bloom Time: Summer Light: Full sun to part sun
Soil: Average to loamy, well-drained Moisture: Average to dry - water if wilting and let dry between watering
Zones: 3 - 8 Centaurea Planting Instructions


Centaurea 'Amethyst in Snow'

Centaurea 'Amethyst in Snow' (PP#18284) is a vigorous perennial with gray-green leaves and beautiful white petaled, royal purple centered flowers blooming for several weeks in the summer.

  • Ships late March to mid-May and again after mid September
  • Field grown plants, freshly dug and shipped bare root
  • $9.95
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