Cornflower, Bachelor's Buttons
Easy, true-blue edible flowers float above gray-green foliage. They do well and look great planted with calendula or California Poppy, coreopsis, and other easy-care flowers. Start in early spring for spring-summer bloom. Or start in shade in summer. Great cut flowers, long-lasting in a vase. For salads, scatter the petals over your dish for a pretty confetti effect. Attracts beneficials, grows well among other plants like vegetables, herbs, or flowers.