Syn. Lychnis viscaria
Native Region: Europe to western Asia
Zone Range: 03-10
Preferred Climate: temperate
Harvest Date: Tuesday 23 June, 2015
Seed count: 75-100
Mat-forming perennial with lance-shaped dark green leaves. Bears narrow, spike-like panicles of numerous salverform, purple-pink flowers in early and midsummer. Height and spread is 18 inches. Grow in a sunny border or a wild garden.
Sow seed in containers as soon as ripe or in spring. May direct sow outdoors in fall. Grow in moderately-fertile, well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade.