Centaury (Centaurium erythraea)

There rose-red, small flowers, gathered in thyroid clusters on top of the stem. It is spread in dry and grassy areas, meadows and forest glades to 1500 meters above sea level in the country.
s from June to September. Used the blooming stems.
Contains gli
cosids, eritaurin and eritrotsentaurin, essential oils, vitamin C, resins and others.