Centaurea triumfettii All.
Fam: Asteraceae (Compositae)
Genus: Centaurea L. = Cornflower
Species: Centaurea triumfettii All.
English Name: Squarrose Knapweed
Centaurea triumfettii, common names: Squarrose Knapweed, is a plant belonging to the genus Centaurea of the Asteraceae family.
The Squarrose Knapweed is an herbaceous perennial plant. This plant grows to a height of about 30–60 centimetres (12–24 in). The leaves are undivided and narrow-lanceolate. The period of flowering is from May until August. The inner flowers are bright purple, the outer ones are azure blue or deep mauve.
Flowering Time: April - August.
Origin: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
„Определител на растенията в Българиа”, Делипавлов и съавтори, Земиздат, София, (1983),
- new edittion 2003 year.
Distribution in Bulgaria: Throughout Bulgaria. (Conspectus of the Bulgarian Vascular Flora) conspectus&gs_l= Zlc
This species occurs in Afghanistan, Armenia, Austria, Canada, Czech republic, France,Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Iran, Italy, Lebanon, Mexico, Norway, Spain, Sweden,Turkey,
Turkmenistan and United States.
Conservation status and threats: not protected species in Bulgaria by the Biodiversity Law; Законодателство на Република България: Закон за биологичното разнообразие
No medical plant: http://lex.bg/laws/ldoc/2134916096
Centaurea trimfettii 1.