Compact bushy clumps form just 14″ (36cm) tall and are topped with masses of soft lavender-pink flowers from early summer into autumn. Has a longer blooming period due to the flowers being sterile. Dwarf form discovered by Paul Gooderham at Bressingham, UK, in a patch of its larger parent ‘Jenny.’
Lychnis flos-cuculi (Ragged Robin) Petite Jenny
Borders, cottage and informal gardens, meadow gardens, containers.
Wait until blooms wither then remove entire flower stalk down to the base of the plant. Plants prefer moist over dry conditions.
Early Summer into Fall
Sun, Part Shade
Approx. Winter Hardiness
USDA Hardiness Zones 5-7
RHS Hardiness Rating -28C/-20F