Centranthus ruber subsp. ruber
Vascular – Exotic
Dicotyledonous Herbs other than Composites
November, December, January, February, March, April, May, June
S.W. Europe, Mediterranean
centranthus: From the Greek kentron meaning ‘spur’ and anthos meaning ‘flower’; refers to the flower having a spur-like base
Reason For Introduction
Centranthus self-seeds freely.