Plant ID forum→Planted wildflower seeds and this particular plant is dominating. What is it?

Views: 183, Replies: 3 » Jump to the end
Colorado
Flowerguy0410
May 21, 2020 1:48 PM CST
Thumb of 2020-05-21/Flowerguy0410/cd8590
Thumb of 2020-05-21/Flowerguy0410/d806f0
Thumb of 2020-05-21/Flowerguy0410/83fc7c Thumb of 2020-05-21/Flowerguy0410/db3679
I'm concerned it's a common weed and is gonna strangle out the other flowers. Any insight would be very helpful!

Name: Mone
Chicago *O'Hare/Lake* (Zone 6a)
Plumerias Irises Lover of wildlife (Raccoon badge) Bee Lover Birds Hummingbirder
Lover of wildlife (Black bear badge) Dragonflies Frogs and Toads Butterflies Hibiscus Amaryllis
Image
pitimpinai
May 21, 2020 2:25 PM CST
Welcome!
I think it is Centaurea cyanus - Cornflower/Bachlor's Button. It is an annual.




[Last edited by pitimpinai - May 21, 2020 2:30 PM (+)]
Give a thumbs up | Quote | Post #2246786 (2)
Name: Daisy I
Reno, Nv (Zone 6b)
Not all who wander are lost
Garden Sages Plant Identifier
Image
DaisyI
May 21, 2020 5:09 PM CST
I agree Centaurea sp. Look at the package to see which one.
Life is not a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and proclaiming...."WOW What a Ride!!" -Mark Frost

President: Orchid Society of Northern Nevada
Webmaster: osnnv.org
Colorado
Flowerguy0410
May 21, 2020 8:28 PM CST
This is it! Thank you!!

« Garden.org Homepage
« Back to the top
« Forums List
« Plant ID forum
Only the members of the Members group may reply to this thread.

Member Login:

[ Join now ]

Today's site banner is by ge1836 and is called "Monkey Flower"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.