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.
For maximum freshness, please keep seed refrigerated in its original packaging until it is time to plant. 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.