Centranthus


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Noun1.Centranthus - genus of southern European herbs and subshrubs
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
family Valerianaceae, valerian family, Valerianaceae - genus of mostly herbs having a characteristic fetid odor
Centranthus ruber, French honeysuckle, red valerian - European herb with small fragrant crimson or white spurred flowers
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CHOOSE TOUGH PLANTS FOR A HOT, DRY SUMMER These include: Ballota acetabulosa (Greek horehound); Catananche caerulea (cupid's dart); Centranthus ruber (red valerian); Erigeron karvinskianus (Mexican fleabane); Eschscholzia californica (California poppy); Euphorbia myrsinites (broad-leaved glaucous spurge); Gaura lindheimeri (white gaura); Nepeta racemosa (catmint); Perovskia 'Blue Spire' (Russian sage); Salvia sclarea (clary sage); Santolina chamaecyparissus (cotton lavender), and Verbena bonariensis (Argentinian vervain).
Screening of in vitro antioxidant and enzyme inhibitory activities of different extracts from two uninvestigated wild plants: Centranthus longiflorus subsp.
Mae'n reit hawdd adnabod y blodyn - y triaglog coch (Centranthus ruber; Red Valerian) ydi o, ac mi gewch chi flodau pinc a gwyn arno fo ar waethaf yr enw 'Red Valerian'.
Others that do well include Perovskia Lacey Blue, a Russian sage that's a new introduction and of compact form at 50cm it looks great with Achillea Pomegranite and Centranthus ruber.
Adults are particularly fond of nectar-rich flowers with a long and narrow calyx like centranthus, jasmine, buddleia, nicotiana, primula, violets, lilacs, verbena, phlox and stachys, and they will often feed on window-box displays too, allowing quite a good opportunity to be admired - or scare some people to death, it seems.
f.) Link 0.86 0.80 0.38 Todaroa montana Webb ex Christ 0.94 0.78 0.30 Centranthus calcitrapae (L.) Dufr.
Roedd 'na ddigonedd o'r triaglog coch (Centranthus ruber; red valerian) ar ochr y ffordd yn y fan hon, er mai blodau pinc a gwyn oedd lliwiau'r rhain, yn tyfu'n gymysg 'r wermod lwyd ar ochr y ffordd.
Jagged Onopordum rose up through a plump quilt of pale blue Geranium phaeum Walkure and Centranthus lecoqii -- a delightful Valerian, duskier in colour and the best, apparently, for attracting the hummingbird hawkmoth.
Also consider the New Zealand flax (Phormium), Sedum spectabile (ice plants), phlomis, Lavatera maritima, Kniphofia caulescens (a form of red-hot-poker), Centranthus ruber, Japanese anemones, eryngium, agapanthus and Euphorbia characias.
Clouds of pink Centranthus (Valerian) bounce over the borders from a wildflower selection and along side it grow spires of Delphiniums in pinks, milk-white, royal-lapis and sky-blue, the flowers packed in tight offering a sumptuous sight.