• Echinacea purpurea or Purple Coneflower
  • Passionflower Passiflora incarnata
  • Evening Primrose "Ozark Sundrops"
  • Chinese Leopard Flower or Blackberry Lilly
  • Yellow Dotted Mint Monarda punctuata
  • Dandelion with a pollinator friend

Centaury, European


Feverwort. An excellent bitter much easier to grow than Yellow Gentianan with similar medicinal activity. Used when there is stomach or intestinal ulceratio or for enhancing digestion of rich foods. The Rubbery bluegreen leaves form a rosette eventually blooming to a foot or so with sweet pink blooms. Self seeding and prefers good drainage and full to partial sun. Annual / biennial. Hardy to zone 8

Latin Name Centaurium umbellatum
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