Centaurea cineraria: Dusty Miller

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Centaurea cineraria, the Velvet Centaurea, is also known as Dusty Miller. It is a small plant in the family Asteraceae and originates from the Island of Capraia in Italy.

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Centaurea cineraria will produce small white or yellow flowers, but these are usually trimmed because the plant is normally grown as foliage.

Photos: Flower Dome, GBTH, Singapore 20120629

Source: Wikipedia

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