Approximately 600.00 seeds per gram
seed-counts are only a guide, not to be used for accurate calculations.
B and T World Seeds' reference number:
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:6
Type of plant - perennial
Flower: deep PINK to CRIMSON, to 1.25cm., in cyme, frag.
Fruit: nut.......(germ.- sow shallow, 2-8 weeks cool)
Foliage: BLUE-GREEN ov.-lance., to 8x5cm..tol. alkaline soil
Height in meters: 0.5-1x0.3
Common names for Centranthus ruber:
is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
12: British Native Wild Flowers Shrubs and Trees
43: Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List
44: Cut flowers Commercial and other Recommended Varieties
45: Bee and Butterfly Attracting also Honey and Pollen Plant Seeds
55: Fragrant or Aromatic Flower or Foliage Plant Seeds
57: Arid and Dry Condition Plant Seed List
77: Central European Native and Introduced Plants
79: North African Native and Introduced Plants
83: Vegetable Seed List
160: Salad Vegetable Seed List
952: Wholesale Selection
Centranthus ruber seeds will usually germinate in 21-30 days. Sow seeds about 1mm deep in a Well drained seed sowing mix at about 15-20°C.
Can be sown in situ.