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Tina

Seattle,WA
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Posted: Tue Jul 01, 2008 5:19 am   Post subject: Blue flowers growing in a tall stalk....


What flower is this? I found it growing in a vacant land by our house.






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North Texas, Zone 8a
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Posted: Tue Jul 01, 2008 5:33 am   


Bachelor's Button, Cornflower (Centaurea cyanus)

Looks a lot like your flower, it's an annual but reseeds quite prolifically.

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Tina

Seattle,WA
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Posted: Tue Jul 01, 2008 5:40 am   


Thanks Toni.
Yep, this does look like Bachelors button. They are growing in the wild though - that too in a very dry land. Guess they are need less Smile

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