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Lychnis arkwrightii 'Orange Gnome'

Also called Catchfly, Campion


Lychnis arkwrightii 'Orange Gnome' - Maltese Cross

More About Lychnis arkwrightii 'Orange Gnome'

  • Scarlet-orange flowers
  • Bronze-green foliage with a purple overcast
  • Ovate to lance-shaped leaves
  • Attractive, seed pods add extra appeal
  • Bloom Time: Early to midsummer

Zone:

5

Height:

30-35 cm

Spread:

30-35 cm

Colour:

Orange
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Maltese Cross Growing and Maintenance Tips

Requires a consistently moist, well-drained soil, in full sun. Tends to be a short-lived perennial if not properly located. Pinch back early in the season to maintain a compact habit. May self-seed


Lychnis arkwrightii 'Orange Gnome' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Attracts Hummingbirds
Attracts Hummingbirds
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Seed

Flowering Time

Lt. Spr-Sum
Summer

Habit

Rounded
Compact

Foliage Color

Green (dark)
Purple
Bronze

Landscape uses

Border/edging