Lychnis flos-cuculi ‘Nana’
DWARF RAGGED ROBIN
Baby-pink, raggedy frilly flowers cluster atop a neat, tight rosette of grey-green foliage, making Lychnis flos-cuculi ‘Nana’ a little charmer.
Dwarf Ragged Robin is a summer treat with charmingly dishevelled flowers, and a neat groundcover of foliage for the rest of the seasons.
She is very fetching planted between roses, along an edge, or in a pot, where she can be left alone to just get on with the job in her own petite, tousled way.
Lychnis flos-cuculi ‘Nana’ is also very obliging, so you can plant her in Full Sun to Part Shade, and she will thrive equally well.
Plus she is a water-wise plant, so ideal for gardeners with a limit on water or tougher conditions.
Because hardy little Dwarf Ragged Robin is frost resistant as well.
So Lychnis flos-cuculi ‘Nana’ is an easy plant to grow in the garden, low maintenance, and also quick and easy to raise from seed. In fact she will also gently seed herself into the garden, giving you more little Ragged Robins to share with friends.
Dwarf Ragged Robin soon makes a neat, evergreen perennial clump, and a tough little groundcover.
Evergreen perennial clump or groundcover.
10cm H x 20cm W.
SOWING ADVICE: QUICK & EASY
Sow indoors in spring or autumn / or scatter in the garden.
INDOORS: Sow seeds in punnets on surface of good quality seed raising mix.
Press gently into the surface of the mix, but do not cover.
Because the seeds need light for germination.
Keep moist in well-lit position.
Temperatures around 20°C. are optimum for rapid germination.
Seeds germinate in 10-20 days.
SEED COUNT: 150 seeds per pack approx.
(We always aim to exceed the stated seed count, and give a generous serve).