Plants by mail order since 1984, over 4100 plants online today!

Menu

My Burncoose

Search

0

Basket

Please Click here for latest ordering and Covid information. As per current government guidance, face masks are required when paying at the cashpoint.
 AWARD

LYCHNIS coronaria

Commonly known as Catchfly, Dusty miller, Rose campion

Erect woody silvery-grey stems and purple-red or wine-red flowers
Further Reading....

Available again from summer 2020 - These plants are expected to be available sometime in summer.
individually £12.50 each, 3+ £10.00 each

Delivery Information Available again from summer 2020
  • Red - purple red
  • Height - 80cm (32in)
  • Spread - 45cm (18in)
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch. - biennial or short lived perennial. Oval to lance-shaped silvery-grey leaves. Basal leaves grow to 18cm (7in) long, stem leaves to 10cm (4in). Flowers are produced in few-flowered terminal clusters. Flowers are 3cm (1¼in) across and open singly but in long succession.
  • Very hardy - Hardy in the severest continental climates including exposed upland locations in the UK. Plant can withstand temperatures < -20 (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - wildlife plant - nectar and pollen for insects. Self-seeds freely.
  • Pests & Diseases - slugs.
  • Place of origin - southeastern Europe.
  • Flower Shape - Star-shaped -
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Seasonal Interest - Summer -
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil -
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
  • Rabbit Resistant
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
80cm (32in)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Watering Can
  45cm (18in)
 

Share this page

Twitter Facebook Digg
Visit the Caerhays Castle website
Order the 2020 Burncoose Catalogue
Payment methods accepted
watch us on you tube
Visit Burncoose House - Holiday Accommodation
Burncoose Nurseries: Gwennap, Redruth, Cornwall TR16 6BJ
Telephone: +44 (0) 1209 860316 Fax: +44 (0) 1209 860011 Email: info@burncoose.co.uk
© Burncoose Nurseries 1997 - 2020      Website by Forgecom
All plant pictures are copyright © Burncoose Nurseries unless otherwise stated.
No rights are given to download any of our pictures and use them (for personal or professional use) without our consent.