Inflorescence of a Cornflower
An illustration of the inflorescence of the cornflower. Centaurea cyanus (’Cornflower, Bachelor’s button, Basket flower, Bluebottle, Boutonniere flower, Hurtsickle) is a small annual flowering plant in the family Asteraceae, native to Europe.
Keywordsflower, Botany, Inflorescence, cornflower, Centaurea cyanus, basket flower, bluebottle, boutonniere flower, hurtsickle, bachelor's button
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Benson John Lossing, ed. The New Popular Educator (London, England: Cassell & Company Limited, 1891)