Flower in Blue or Black

Henk Henk
Sat Jan 20 09:46:13 EST 1996


ayeongcw at singnet.com.sg@singnet.com.sg writes:

>Hi!
>
>Can anybody tell me is there flower in blue or black colour? I mean naturally
>not by artificial culture method.
>
>If not, what are the reasons? I have not seen any blue or black real flowers in
>my life.
>
>I am very curious to know the anwers. Appreciate if anyone can reply me.

True black does not exist as a flower colour - as far as I know. There are 
some deep purples approaching black (Delphinium).
Blue is a common flower colour - Myosotis (forget-me-not) or Commelina in
the tropics spring to mind.

Henk



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