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perennial cornflower
Centaurea montana
perennial cornflower Aster Family
Centaurea montana Asteraceae
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common names
  perennial cornflower
  bachelor's button
  mountain bluet
accepted scientific name
  Centaurea montana L.
rules for finding collection records
  Centaurea montana (129)
family name
  Asteraceae
Image Author: ©2006 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is 2.0 to 3.5 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed beginning of May thru 2nd week of October

How Likely at this Location (10%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
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