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Centranthus Ruber Albus

valerian Centranthus ruber ‘Albus’
Position: full sun
Soil: well-drained neutral to alkaline
Rate of growth: fast-growing
Flowering period: May to October
Hardiness: fully hardy

This free-flowering perennial has slightly fleshy blue-green leaves on upright stems that are topped with sweetly scented off white flowers with a pinkish tinge from late spring. Cut back after flowering to encourage a second flush.