|In crop fields such as Barley, Rye, and Oats.
Endangered now due to changing farming practices.
16 - 35 ins tall.
Cornflowers were worn by young men in love;
if the flower faded too quickly, it was taken as
a sign that the man's love was not returned.
In herbalism, a decoction of cornflower is
effective in treating conjunctivitis, and
as a wash for tired eyes.