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Lychnis miqueliana

Campion

Plant Type:

SUN PERENNIALS

Lychnis miqueliana - ​6 remaining. In brilliant orange, crimson and scarlet shades this marvelous campion arises on strong upright stems blooming for an extended period in summer. Foliage and stems are somewhat hirsute. The leaves huddle together in fuzzy clumps, not at all rangy. Our original plants came from the esteemed plantsman, Russell Stafford of Odyssey Bulbs who prefers this species over L. cognata. Site Lychnis miqueliana in full or nearly full sun in any decent well-draining garden soil. Thus far its been a very well-behaved campion for us. Seed grown.


Height:

8-10 In

Spread:

6-8 In

Colors:

Orange, Red

Zone:

(4?)5 to 8(9?)
What is my hardiness zone?

Characteristics and Attributes for Lychnis miqueliana

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Summer

Light

  • Mostly Sunny
  • Full Sun

Attributes

  • Border
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Rock Garden
  • Accent

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Medium

Soil

  • Draining
  • Adaptable

Origins

  • Garden Origin

Propagated By

  • By Seed / Potted