Centaurea cyanus L.

Common name

English: Cornflower

German: Kornblume

Portuguese: Escovinha

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2036)

      Order: Asterales (210)

        Family: Asteraceae (209) (family description)

          Genus: Centaurea (15)

           Epithet: cyanus L. (1)

cyanus => azure, blue

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habit: herb

Flower colour: blue

External links

Check for Centaurea cyanus at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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