Latin name: Centaurea cyanus
Common Names: Bluebottle, Bluebow, Hurtsickle, Blue Cap
Cornflowers purported magical benefits include enhancing psychic abilities, fertility, love, sex, and abundance, The flowers are used to decorate alters and the dried flower is carried in sachets or amulets to attract lovers. It also make a wonderful mystical blue-colored handmade ink – which certainly has more magical properties than store-bought for use in hand-worked spell books, etc.
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