Centranthus ruber 'Albus'
Also called Jupiter's Beard
More About Centranthus ruber 'Albus'
- Fragrant star-shaped white flower clusters
- Well-branched clumping perennial
- Oval to lance-shaped grayish-green leaves up to 10 cm long
- Excellent cut flower, dried or fresh
- Bloom Time: Summer
White Valerian Growing and Maintenance Tips
Grows best with medium moisture, in a sandy, well-drained soil, with full sun to partial shade. Drought tolerant when established. If grown in a rich soil, centranthus may grow leggy and require staking. Prune spent flowers to maintain shape, extend bloom time and prevent self-seeding.
Centranthus ruber 'Albus' Characteristics
Average to Dry Soils
Flowering TimeLt. Sum-Fall