The genus name "Centaurea" comes from the Centaurus family of half-man half-horse creatures that appear in Greek mythology. Legends tell of Chiron- a wise man of one such clan said to use plants of this genus to treat wounds. The gold part is the involucres, preserved here as an eternal bud.
Dimensions: 1.6 in cube
Materials: Acrylic resin / dried plant
Each cube is hand-crafted. Packaged plants are all sourced from nature. They vary in sizes, colors, and shapes.