Cornflower; Bachelor's Buttons
Centaurea cyanus* /Aster Family
(INN) Rank 3
These pretty blue flowers are often planted in wildflower displays along highway medians. They are in the Composite Family and are not native to our area. I photographed these flowers growing along Cedar Bluff Road in Knoxville in May.
Where seen:Knoxville, Great Smoky Mountains NP, Warriors' Path SP