Latin Name: Melandrum rubrium
Description: Deep pink flowers 20mm across with notched petals and soft hairy leaves and stem.
Season: Spring and Summer
Location: Roadside and footpaths, just about anywhere that grass has not been cut back in spring.
If you are visiting The National Botanical Gardens or Aberglassney, The Garden Lost in Time, why not stay on the coast around Cardigan Bay. Enjoy the natural delights of this peaceful, un-crowded area. See the bottlenose dolphins and other marine wildlife. For full information on open gardens including opening times and facilities see The National Garden Scheme website www.ngs.org.uk