Centranthus ruber | Red Valerian

This is an old-fashioned perennial, often used in borders. Grows as a shrubby clump and reseeds readily. Selections with white, red or pink flowers are available. Canopy coverage: 3 square feet.

Water Requirement: very low

Sun Exposure: partial shade, full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to -10F

Growth Rate: moderate

Height: 3 feet high

Width: 2 feet wide


Foliage Color: blue-green

Flower Color: red, pink

Flower Season: spring, summer

Wildlife: birds, butterflies