Lychnis – Chalcedonica – 2.55 Quart


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Lychnis – Chalcedonica is a captivating perennial that adds a splash of vibrant color to any garden landscape. From early summer, this variety produces masses of beautiful clusters of scarlet star-shaped flowers at the ends of its stems, creating a striking visual display that is most effective when planted in groupings. The flowers are not only visually stunning but also excellent for cutting, making them perfect for floral arrangements and bouquets.

With its pointy leaves retaining their dark green color throughout the season, Maltese Cross provides a lush and vibrant backdrop to the fiery blooms. Whether used as a focal point in flower beds or as part of mixed borders, this perennial adds beauty and charm to any outdoor space. Its vigorous growth habit ensures a bountiful display of flowers year after year, delighting gardeners and admirers alike. With its striking scarlet blooms and enduring appeal, Lychnis Chalcedonica Maltese Cross is sure to become a beloved feature in garden landscapes.

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Each plant comes in a 2.55 quart pot. The plant shown is an example of what you will receive, all plants are individuals and we strive to pick out the best for you.


Plant Specs:

Other Names: Maltese Cross
Color: scarlet
Light: full sun
Watering: average
Soil: moist, well draining soil
Zone: 2 – 8

Plant Shape: upright spreading
Mature Size: height (4'), Spread (18″)
Blooming Season: early summer

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