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Lychnis coronaria
Lychnis coronaria

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Zones 3-9, 14-24, 31-41
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Moderate

Lychnis x arkwrightii

Caryophyllaceae
Annuals, Perennials

LYCHNIS

These old-fashioned garden flowers all tolerate poor soils. The different kinds vary in appearance, but all come in eye-catching colors.

Lychnis x arkwrightii

Short-lived perennial best treated as an annual. Grows to 1 1/2 ft. tall and 1 ft. wide, with brown-tinted dark green leaves and clusters of 1 1/2-in. orange-scarlet flowers.

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