Bachelor’s Buttons – Growing & Care

Bachelor’s Buttons – Growing & Care

(Centaurea cyanus) Bachelor’s Buttons have a lot of common names- Cornflowers, Bluets, Bluebonnets, and Hurtsickles, just to name a few. The name ‘cornflower’ came from their habit of growing in fields of grain crops- flowers quite literally growing in the corn. Native to Europe, these lovely, long-lasting edible blue flowers have a history of being…