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Centranthus ruber Seeds...Seed from Keys of Heaven

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Common Names: Keys of Heaven, Jupiter's Beard. Red Valerian
Height: 18" to 24"
Spread: 12" to 18"
Flower color: Rose pink
Bloom time: Summer
Light: Full sun (or light shade)
Zone: 5-9
Water: Average
Soil: Average to Rich
Maintenance: Low
Other info: Plants will bloom the first year from seed. With a little care and fertilizer, this lovely perennial would probably bloom all season. Keep spent flowers removed for best results.





CENTRANTHUS ruber
Keys of Heaven
** Centranthus ruber **


Temporarily SOLD OUT. -- Hope to have back in stock March, 2014.
Germination: Easy germination. Start indoors 4-6 weeks prior to last spring frost. Sow seed in container on good seed starting -- cover seed lightly with mix. Place container in location at 68-70°F. Moisten mix and keep moist until germination begins. Germination should begin in 3-10 days.
Other photo:Centranthus plant

Informational/Photo Links:
1) Centranthus ruber at Dave's Garden
2) Centranthus ruber at Wikipedia
3) Centranthus ruber at USDA

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