Flower / Plant:

Common name: Love-in-a-mist,Devil-in-the-Bush. Family: Ranunculaceae. Genus: Nigella. Scientific name: Nigella damascena. Flower colors: white, pink, purple, blue . Height: 12-18 in. (30-45 cm). 5-25 sepals. Flowering time: July to September. pinnately divided, thread-like, alternate leaves.

Nigella damascena (Love-in-a-mist) is an annual flowering plant in the buttercup family. native to southern Europe, north Africa and southwest Asia. They are much used in dried flower bouquets.