Centaurea montana, Bluet Flower
Bluets are very small flowers that can add a touch of color to any garden. They are blue in color, and the flower is only half an inch across. They have four petals and the center of the petals is a bright yellow color.They grow on stems that have tiny leaves on them, and there is a base of tiny leaves at the bottom as well. Only one flower grows on each stem.
Bluets are a very cut and delicate flower. There not even a inch wide. But they do spread a little and they stay in groups. There light blue with five petals then they have a dark purple inside. These are great to cover the bald spots in your yard. They will also look great around a statue or walls in your yard.
Bluet flower is the perfect flower to choose for your garden to use in a border or in a rock garden.
The attractive blue flower buds open in the late spring to midsummer months, and once the flowers are gone there is a mass of silvery-green foliage and stems left behind. The Bluet flowers grow in moist to dry soils. This flower spreads quickly and can easily be transplanted from one location to another. They can be used to cover the ground under taller flowers. They can be planted around stepping stones or along garden pathways.