Flowering

  • Jan1
  • Feb2
  • Mar3
  • Apr4
  • May5
  • Jun6
  • Jul7
  • Aug8
  • Sep9
  • Oct10
  • Nov11
  • Dec12
Not in Bloom

Distribution

חד-אבקן אדום - מפת תפוצה
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Description & Remarks

A West Mediterranean plant, used as an ornamental in our region. Along roadsides is became an established escape. Centranthis longiflorus is native to Mt Hermon, it has longer paler flowers and less dense inflorescences.

O. Fragman-Sapir, 2019

Family

Additional Names

Hebrew with Vowels:
חַד-אַבְקָן אָדֹם
Life form (Raunkiaer):
hemicryptophyte
Spinescence:
absent
Succulence:
non-succulent
Summer Shedding:
ephemeral
Petal or tepal color:
red, Crimson
Sexuality and Reproductive Morphology:
Flowers hermaphrodite only
Sporangia or Seed Homogeneity:
Homogeneous seeds-fruits
Flowering Time:
April, June, May, March
Leaf arrangement:
opposite (two leaves per node)
Leaf Type:
entire
Leaf or leaflet margin:
smooth
Stipule:
absent
Habitat:
Nutrient-rich soils, ruderal
Chorotype:
Mediterranean
Drought Resistence:
Salt Resistance:
grows in salty and non-salty habitats
Synanthrop:
obligate synanthropic

Taxonomy

Superdivision:
Spermatophyta
Division:
Angiospermae
Class:
Dicotyledoneae
Family:
Valerianaceae
Genus:
Centranthus