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Rose Campion

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Rose Campion

Lychnis coronaria

Easily grown in average, medium, well-drained soil in full sun. Prefers moist soil, but will tolerate poor soils with some dryness. A short-lived perennial that may be best grown as a biennial or annual.  

Growing Conditions

Height 24 to 36 inches
Light Requirements Full sun
Bloom time May to June
Zone 4 to 8

Additional Info

Freely self-seeds

Deadheading flowers from plant immediately after bloom will prevent any unwanted self-seeding


All info from Missouri Botanical Garden