(Persian cornflower). A hardy perennial ideal for a sunny border. Bushy clumps of really attractive silvery-green, divided leaves and in summer, plentiful upright stems bear large lavender-pink cornflowers which are great for bees and butterflies. Will repeat-flower if kept deadheaded, and is useful as a fresh cutflower. Easy and tough in most soils. 50-70cm x 40-60cm. 12cm pot.