Vinny's picture

Greater Knapweed

Observed: 27th July 2008 By: VinnyVinny’s reputation in PlantsVinny’s reputation in PlantsVinny’s reputation in PlantsVinny’s reputation in Plants
Pale Greater Knapweed.jpg
Description:

A variant of Greater Knapweed. The flowers are usually a vibrant purple but this specimen was very pale in comparison.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Greater Knapweed (Centaurea scabiosa) interacts

Comments

oceanlis2000's picture

Great photo and unusual to

Great photo and unusual to see a whitish variant, I saw one a couple of years ago for common knapweed

Here are a couple of further links

http://www.plantpress.com/wildlife/o580-greaterknapweed.php
http://www.bbc.co.uk/gardening/plants/plant_finder/plant_pages/10548.shtml

With Best Wishes