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Week 5 – February 01, 2023

Plant Information

Lychnis flos-cuculi Petit Henri

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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Lychnis flos-cuculi

Common Name: Ragged Robin

Hardiness Zone: 5a - 7b

Hardiness Degree: -20°F (-28.9°C)

Blooming Season: Late Spring, Summer, Late Summer

Plant Habit: Mounded

Characteristics: Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Deer Resistant, Drought Tolerant, Attracts Hummingbirds, Colorful/Attractive Foliage, Shade Tolerant, Low Maintenance, Frost Tolerant

Water: Medium

Fertilize: None or when needed only

Spacing: 18 - 24" (46 - 61cm)

Height: 18 - 24" (46 - 61cm)

Width: 18 - 24" (46 - 61cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Masses of 3/4-in., white flowers bloom in late Spring and early Summer. For added color interest, the flower base petals are dark maroon, matching the flowering stems. Gray-green foliage forms an attractive mound at the base of the floral display.

Grower Information:

Double-flowered dwarf variety forms compact, bushy clumps with masses of bright white blooms.


Protection Information: PP31,373

(Flowering Only License)