Dodecatheon pulchellum 'Red Wings'
Prairie Shooting Star
 

Primulaceae

Height: 20 - 30 cm

Flower colour: magenta

Flowering time: June

Sunlight: sun - partial shade

Soil:  evenly moist, well drained, humus rich

pH: acid - neutral - alkaline

Hardiness: hardy

Plant range: Western USA and Canada

Grows best in well drained, fairly moist soil.
Tolerates drought
after flowering.
Leaves wither after flowering
as the plant goes dormant.

Photos and experiences of growing this plant in Iceland are welcomed  in the comments below.

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