Flora of Northern Ireland
Centaurium erythraea
© Robert Northridge
Centaurium erythraea
© Roy Anderson
Centaurium erythraea
© Graham Day
Centaurium erythraea
(Map updated: March 2008)
 

This small plant with lilac or occasionally white flowers is frequent in dry pastures and sand dunes. It is especially frequent near the coast.

All names: Centaurium erythraea Rafn.; Centaurium latifolium (Smith) Druce; Centaurium capitum (Willd.) ex Cham.; Erythraea latifolia Sm.