Centranthus ruber 'Alba Pura'

Centranthus ruber 'Alba Pura'

Description: A white flowered variety of the popular cottage garden plant Valarian. Forms a rounded open clump of fairly upright stems. Glaucous blue leaves and a dense clusters of tiny white flowers are produced throughout summer from May to August.

Very useful for any dry sunny situations and will even grow in dry walls.

Climate/Position: Sunny sites prefered but also tolerant of some shade.

Height/Spread: 60cm. Clump forming and self seeding.

Soil Requirements: Free draining soil. Will grow in the poorest of soils and is drought tolerant.

Pruning: Deadhead if wishing to prevent self seeding.

Cut back in winter for new spring growth

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