Scientific Name: Centranthus ruber Form: Pyramidal - narrowly
Common Name:red valerian , Jupiter's beard Texture:Medium - fine
Family Name:CaprifoliaceaeHabit:
Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.4 - 0.7m x 0.3 - 0.6m
Origin: Europe Hardiness Zone:Zone 5: (-29 to -23 C)
Leaves: Simple, Sessile, Opposite, Pinnate venation, Soft flexible, Glabrous, Elliptic
Flowers: White, May- Jun- Jul- Aug- Sep
Fruit: Achene, Silver, Nov- Oct
Soil or Media:
Landscape Uses:
Key ID Features:Leaves opposite, sessile, oval to lanceolate, up to 10 cm long, gray-green; florets cymose, in dense terminal clusters above foliage. fruit dandelion-like.