Lychnis viscaria Splendens

Lychnis viscaria Splendens

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Lychnis viscaria Splendens, commonly known as Sticky Catchfly Splendens, is a beautiful flowering perennial that thrives in the Irish climate. It is a popular choice among gardeners seeking vibrant and hardy plants.

Height/Spread: Lychnis viscaria Splendens typically reaches a height of 1-2 feet (30-60 centimeters) with a spread of 1-1.5 feet (30-45 centimeters). Its compact size and bushy growth habit make it suitable for various garden spaces.

Position: This perennial flourishes in full sun to partial shade, making it an excellent option for Irish gardens. It prefers a spot that receives at least six hours of sunlight per day, but it can tolerate some shade. It is important to provide protection from strong winds in exposed areas.

Soil: Lychnis viscaria Splendens thrives in well-draining soil with average fertility. It can adapt to different soil types, including loam, clay, or sandy soil. However, the soil should be moist but not waterlogged. Adding organic matter to the soil improves its fertility and drainage.

Flowering Season: This variety of Lychnis delights with its stunning blooms from late spring to early summer. Its vibrant, deep pink flowers add a burst of color to Irish gardens, attracting pollinators such as bees and butterflies.

Uses: Lychnis viscaria Splendens is a versatile plant with multiple uses in Irish gardens. It is commonly planted in flower beds, borders, or rock gardens, providing a pop of color and texture. The attractive flowers also make it suitable for cut flower arrangements. Additionally, this perennial can be utilized to attract pollinators and enhance biodiversity in the garden. I
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