Puriri Lane | Lychnis viscaria splendens | Firebird

Lychnis viscaria splendens | Firebird

Regular price $12.00

This brightly coloured Lychnis has stunning cerise coloured flowers on top of grassy leaves. A perfect choice for the wildflower garden, perennial borders, rock gardens or containers.   

A stunning plant when planted en-masse. Commonly known as German Catchfly, Lychnis viscaria splendens "Firebird" attracts butterflies as well as being an excellent cut flower. Plant in a sunny spot and keep moist soil although we find a good layer of mulch will help retain moisture levels in the hotter months. Flowers all summer long.  Hardy and is not bothered by frost.  Easily split to give you more plants that will multiply reasonably quickly.  Remove flowers to encourage repeat flowering

Height with flowers 45-60cm

Perennial | Hardy

Plant size: PB2 - Equivalent 1.2 litres

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