The Q&A Archives: Flower (rabbit Ears) Of 40's/50's

Question: As a young girl I admired a particular flower my uncle grew in his flower garden. The only name I remember is "Rabbit Ears." Is there a flower out there by that name? Tall stalk with little bluish/purple blossoms that looked like rabbit ears. I don't know whether it was an annual or perennial.

Answer: I did a plant database search but nothing came up under rabbit ears. You might try seed exchanges to see if the name rings a bell with someone. The National Garden Association website has a seed exchange. Go to

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