Centranthus ruber

Common Name : red valerianType : Herbaceous PerennialHabit : BushyFoliage : DeciduousHeight : 0.5-1 metresSpread : 10-50 cmFlower colour : PinkFlowering from : Julyto SeptemberFoliage colour : GreenHardiness : H5
Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters -15° to -10°
Sunlight : Full SunMoisture : Well-drained / Moist but well-drainedSoilSeason of interest : SummerTo be Sheltered Fragrant

C. ruber is a woody-based perennial, sometimes grown as a biennial, with grey-green leaves and dense clusters of crimson, pink or white, slightly fragrant flowers from late spring to autumn.


 

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