Lychnis flos-cuculi (Ragged Robin) ‘Petit Henri’

Where to Buy

US & Canada|UK & Ireland

Description

Masses of three-fourth-inch white flowers bloom a long time-from late spring into autumn. For added color interest, the flower base petals are dark maroon, matching the flowering stems. Grey-green foliage forms an attractive mound at the base of the floral display.

Variety

Lychnis (Ragged Robin) 'Petit Henri'

Approx. Height

18-24" (45-60cm)

Approx. Spread

18-24" (45-60cm)

Attributes

Borders, small cottage and informal gardens, meadow gardens, containers and as cut flowers. Attracts butterflies, bees, and hummingbirds. Tolerates deer.

Aftercare Instructions

Wait until blooms wither then remove entire flower stalk down to the base of the plant. Plants prefer moist over dry conditions.

Flowering Time

Late Spring into Early Fall

Positioning

Sun, Part Shade

Approx. Winter Hardiness

USDA Hardiness Zones 5-7