Lychnis flos-cuculi 'Nana' 
Ragged Robin

Caryophyllaceae

 

Height: 30-40 cm

Flower colour: pink

Flowering time:  June - July

Sunlight:  sun - part shade

Soil:  well drained, moist moderately fertile

pH: acid - neutral - alkaline

Hardiness:  grows well if soil is well drained

 

Plant range: the species is native to Europe including Iceland

 

Grows on steep,
sunny slopes
in S-Iceland.
Can be short lived.

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

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