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SUNNY BORDER PERENNIAL COLLECTION

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Lychnis coronaria ‘Gardener's World’   

Named after the popular BBC TV program and magazine, where the plant was studied from discovery to promotion in a feature story. An improvement on the species with larger flower, better color and sterility. Double, rich red, carnation-like flowers bloom in clusters late June-Aug. on 24-26" stems over silver, wooly foliage. 

 
    Common Name:Catchfly or Campion
    Hardiness Zones:4-9
    Exposure:   
    Native:No
    Deer Resistant:Yes
 
Growing Tips: Plant in moist but well drained soil.

About Lychnis: Lychnis is easy to grow and comes in a range of brilliant colors that will add excitement to any garden. Short forms are good for the front of the border or in rock and alpine gardens. The taller forms can stand alone as accents or they can be mixed in with other plants. Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds. Good cut flower.