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Ragged Robin (Lychnis flos-cuculi)

One of our most glamorous, starry wild flowers which makes the perfect upper-storey to a back-lit area of grass.
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500 seeds

5 seedlings

10 seedlings

25 seedlings

Delivery:

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Direct Sow/ Plant Out
Flowers/ Harvest

Details:

Type
Hardy Perennial
Position
Border (Middle)
Soil
Clay, Fertile, Neutral, Sandy
Flowers
April - June
Height
70cm (28in)
Group/Species
flos-cuculi
Common name
Ragged Robin
Moisture
Moist, Moist but Well-drained
Aspect
Full Sun, Part Shade
Spread
45cm (18in)
Cultivation
Sow direct outdoors March-May or August-October. Sowing in curves, rather than straight lines, for a more natural feel.

Description

One of our most glamorous, starry wild flowers which makes the perfect upper-storey to a back-lit area of grass, or wild garden and brilliant in just the same role in almost any arrangement. I love it.