Lychnis coronaria Atrosanguinea Group (Campion)
- Usually Flowers : July, August
- Suitable for cut flowers
Rosettes of silvery, woolly leaves with branched stems bearing vivid, velvety, magenta flowers. July to August. Ht.75cm.(2.5ft.). Grow in sun or part shade and fertile, moist, well-drained soil. Good for front of borders, coastal areas and as cut flower. Will readily self-seed.
- Usually Flowers : June, July, August
- Wildlife Friendly
Pale, shell pink funnel shaped flowers on upright stems. Resembles a smaller, more delicate hollyhock. Hardy and clump forming- it is said by some growers to not be touched by rabbits! Especially loved by butterflies. Sun or light shade in a well drained but moist soil.