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Dried Flower Cockscomb

Safflower (Carthamus)

Carthamus sp.
Safflower has unusual bright yellow or orange capped flower heads.
Common Names  
Height 14 inches
Propagation By seed.
Cultivation Full sun in very well drained soil.
Harvest Cut Safflower when flowers are fully developed.
Drying Hang Safflower upside down in dry, dark, open, airy place.
Uses Safflower is an excellent dried flower accent.
Comments Safflower is in dye production.

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