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Common Centaury

Centaurium erythraea


An erect herbaceous plant with a wide rosette of leaves at the base. The stem has ovate, opposing leaves. The inflorescence is formed on the upper half of the stem forming a corymb of pink flowers.


Grows in garigue and rocky steppes.


Maltese name: Centawrija Kbira

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Malta, Malta

Spotted on May 5, 2013
Submitted on May 20, 2013

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