A rare annual plant that grows in grainfields on poor grounds.
It needs the wheat, barley or rey for support.
The black seeds are very poisionous.
Corncockle and Poppies between the rey in june.
cultivars for the garden
Agrostemma githago "Ocean pearl" has white flowers.
Remove the flowers directly after flowering fot more
Corncockle needs support from other stems to lean on.
Collect the seed at the end of the summer, so you can
sow it in the spring. .
The corncockle in fall.