pink family, carnation family Lychnis coronaria

Campion (biennial to perennial) Maltese cross, scarlet lightning, catchfly

This very branchy plant has grey-felted leaves and stalks. They make you want to reach out and touch the texture like a teddy bear. The Bright purple flowers bloom from July until autumn. It is a very beautiful ornamental plant. Height reaches 60 cm.

Sow from June to July in planting trays. Transfer seedlings to larger pots once, then transplant into the field in the fall at a distance of 30 ✕ 30 cm in a sunny place. Flowers from the second year after planting.

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Sowing quantity g/Are

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Portion (ca. 100 seeds)
3.95 CHF
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