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Centranthus ruber ‘Albus’

For sale by Julie Norfolk

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0.5 litres

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Plant Finder: about Centranthus ruber ‘Albus’

Common names

Red valerian, Valerian


Centranthus ruber ‘Albus’ (Red valerian). A plant bearing spikes of white flowers in late spring and dark green leaves.


They are tolerant of drought conditions and will thrive in poor soil. Cut back spent stems to encourage a second bloom period in mild areas.

Interest and use

Walls, border, rock garden, cutting bed, fragrance. Summer/Autumn interest.

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Centranthus ruber ‘Albus’ | Longnor, Buxton, Staffordshire, SK17 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2019
  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilClay, Chalky
  • Soil pH7.0 to 9.0
  • WaterSemi-moist

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Longnor, Buxton, Staffordshire, SK17
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