Wildflowers of New York

Branching Centaury

A photographic collection and brief reference to help identify Wildflowers found in New York

Branching Centaury
- Centaurium pulchellum


Gentian Family
Naturalized alien

A tiny 1/4 inch flower but hard to miss in mowed areas because of its color.

Found: Fields, roadsides, waste places, lawns.
Height: 2 - 12 inch
July - Sept bloom time

A tiny bouquet of Centaury and Yellow Wood-Sorrel picked from my lawn

tiny bouquet

Branching Centaury

Branching Centaury

Branching Centaury

Branching Centaury