PlantsCentaurium→Branching Centaury (Centaurium pulchellum)

Common names:
Give a thumbs up Branching Centaury
Give a thumbs up Branched Centaury

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Plant Height: 1 to 6 inches
Fruit: Dehiscent
Other: 3/8 inch long ovoid capsule containing several tiny black seeds.
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Resistances: Salt tolerant
Conservation status: Least Concern (LC)

Conservation status:
Conservation status: Least Concern

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Wildflower Chat by KFredenburg Oct 28, 2021 10:22 PM 54

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