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Psephellus pulcherrimus

Synonym(s) Centaurea pulcherrima
Family asteraceae
Life cycle
Flowers purple-pink
Size 4-16"
Light sun
Cultural notes well drained soil (not too dry)

Cornflower-like plant with wavy compound leaves and thistlish flowers on upright stems. Native to western Asia.

This plant used to grow in our garden, but it slipped away...

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Seed-starting details for this plant

  1. Seed from NARGS '13/'14 exchange. Baggy 70F (22%G, 10-17d)

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