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Centranthus ruber/ Jupiter's Beard

Centranthus ruber/ Jupiter's Beard

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Centranthus ruber is known for attracting bees, beneficial insects, butterflies​/​moths and other pollinators with it's nectar/pollen rich. and fragrant red flowers.  Plants form an upright, bushy mound of light green leaves bearing rosy heads of star shaped flowers.

Good choice for hot, dry sites, this will even thrive in rock walls or between paving stones. 

Zone: 4

Height: 12"-35" (30-90 cm)

Spread:  12"- 18" (30-45 cm)

Flower Colour: Red

Flowering Season: Early Summer- Early Fall

Sun Exposure: Full Sun

Soil Type: Normal, Sandy, or Clay

Water Needs: Low

Pollinator Attractant: Yes

Resistant To: Deer, Drought