Definition of Centranthus ruber

1. Noun. European herb with small fragrant crimson or white spurred flowers.

Exact synonyms: French Honeysuckle, Red Valerian
Generic synonyms: Flower
Group relationships: Centranthus, Genus Centranthus



Lexicographical Neighbors of Centranthus Ruber

Central Java
Central Kalimantan
Central Khmer
Central Macedonia
Central Park
Central Powers
Central Sierra Miwok
Central Standard Time
Central Sulawesi
Central Thai
Central Time
Central Valley
Central provinces
Centralian
Centranthus
Centranthus ruber (current term)
Centrarchidae
Centre
Centre for International Crime Prevention
Centre of the Universe
Centrelink
Centres for Disease Control
Centriscidae
Centrocercus
Centrocercus urophasianus
Centrocestus
Centrolobium
Centrolobium robustum
Centropistes striata
Centropomidae

Literary usage of Centranthus ruber

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture: A Discussion for the Amateur, and ...by Liberty Hyde Bailey by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1917)
"... Mazz., is Centranthus ruber var. albus. ... V. rósea, Hort., is offered in the trade,—V. rubra. Linn., is Centranthus ruber. ..."

2. Handbook of Hardy Herbaceous and Alpine Flowers by William Sutherland (1871)
"Centranthus ruber, and one or ... are followed by the pappus-like processes of the numerous calyces, which are interesting and graceful. Centranthus ruber ..."

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