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Lychnis flos-cuculi

For sale by Julie Norfolk

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0.5 litres

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Plant Finder: about Lychnis flos-cuculi

Common names

Ragged Robin


Lychnis flos-cuculi (Ragged Robin). An upright arching aquatic perennial from Europe. Bears lance-shaped to oblong, hairy, pointed leaves.


They are frost hardy and easily grown in cool climates, they prefer a sunny site with well-drained soil.

Interest and use

Interesting flowers, UK native, woodland edge, meadow.

Italics = data drawn from parent genus or species

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Lychnis flos-cuculi | Longnor, Buxton, Staffordshire, SK17 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2019
  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilHeavy, Light, Medium, Boggy
  • Soil pH5.0 to 7.0
  • WaterMoist

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Longnor, Buxton, Staffordshire, SK17
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