Corn Cockle

Agrostemma githago

Family Pink (Caryophyllaceae)
Bloom Summer
Habitat Roadsides, meadows
Status Non-Native
Cycle Annual
Height 1-3′
Flower Pink to reddish with light color in center and often dark lines radiating from the center. Flower has 5 petals and 5 sepals which are much longer than the petals.
Leaf Leaves are simple, long, and narrow. They are sparsely spaced along the stem.


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