Page author: David Giblin
Centranthus ruber

Distribution: Occurring west of the Cascades crest in Washington; Washington to California, also in Utah and Arizona.

Habitat: Disturbed areas at low elevations, where escaping from cultivation.

Flowers: May-June

Origin: Introduced from Eurasia

Growth Duration: Perennial

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Centranthus ruber (L.) DC.
Publication: Fl. Franç. (ed. 3) 4: 239. 1805.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
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Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Centranthus ruber in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Centranthus ruber checklist entry.

OregonFlora: Centranthus ruber information.

E-Flora BC: Centranthus ruber atlas page.

CalPhotos: Centranthus ruber photos.

USDA Plants: Centranthus ruber information.

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