RHS 'Perfect for Pollinators', Lychnis coronaria ‘Gardeners World’ is an excellent bee and butterfly plant with a single, wide open flower which is easy for pollinatords to access. Very well suited to wildlife or cottage gardens.
Fabulous form of rose campion, the silver rosettes of leaves hold tall stems of rich red double flowers, creating a wonderful contrast. It forms a low rosette of fuzzy silver leaves. Taller stems hold fluffy double flowers for most of the summer in a rich deep blood-red shade. Dead head regularly to prolong flowering period.
Height and spread: 60-70cm high, 30-40cm spread
Common name: rose campion
Position in the garden: full sun
Soil type: well drained fertile soil
Flowering period: August
Hardiness: fully hardy