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  • Non-native Invasive

Red Valerian

(Centranthus ruber)

Photo credit: Floralimages.co.uk


This plant is very invasive in open natural and semi-natural habitats (will also get out of hand in gardens)

Plant information and growing conditions

  • Plant Type
    Herbaceous Perennial, Biennial
  • Sun/Shade
    Full Sun
  • Months of Flowering
    April, May, June, July, August, September, October
  • Flower Colours
    Pink, Red, White
  • Petals
    5
  • Arrangement
    Cluster
  • Exposure
    Exposed
  • Aspect
    South, West
  • Soil Type
    Chalk, Sand, Loam
  • Soil Moisture
    Well-drained
  • Soil pH
    Alkaline, Neutral

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