Plant ID forum: Cornflower?

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Kardestis
Jun 16, 2016 4:51 PM CST
Some fellow gardeners and I discovered this at a student community garden. We thought it might be cornflower, but aren't sure.

Any thoughts?

If it helps, the climate is southern Ontario.
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Name: Daisy I
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DaisyI
Jun 16, 2016 8:12 PM CST
Welcome! to NGA

We call them Bachelor's Buttons on my end of the continent but yes, Cornflowers.
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Jun 16, 2016 8:57 PM CST

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Kardestis
Jun 16, 2016 8:59 PM CST
Thank you very much for the quick and helpful answers Smiling !
Name: Daisy I
Reno, Nv (Zone 6b)
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DaisyI
Jun 16, 2016 10:16 PM CST
Thank You! Suzanne for a species name. That's were I always fall short.

Daisy
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