gwilty has reviewed 1 plant

Centaurea montana Mountain cornflower

Posted: 02 December 2011
Overall: Beautiful flowers and I have had long, repeat showings since it was planted three years ago, in what I consider to be a tough place in the garden, due to competition from other plants and lack of light. There is a lot of leaf for what might be considered rather delicate flowers though.

That said, I find it pretty much indestructible, and I'm ruthless with non-flowering stems.

I've used the flowers indoors this year and they seem quite happy in a vase