Lychnis Maltese Cross Flower Seeds (Lychnis Chalcedonica) 200+Seeds
Lychnis (Lychnis Chalcedonica) - This Lychnis, also known as Maltese Cross or Jerusalem Cross, is easily established by sowing Lychnis seeds. Maltese Cross Lychnis Chalcedonica is an heirloom flower that has been grown in American gardens since Colonial times. Its scarlet colored bloom clusters begin in June and continue through August. Hummingbirds cannot leave the blooms alone!
Maltese Cross Lychnis has long been popular in cottage gardens. It is a hardy and easy perennial for any sunny border. Plants form an upright clump of bright green leaves, with taller stems that bear the clusters of scarlet-orange flowers. Jerusalem Cross Lychnis is excellent for cutting, and they are reliable and long-lived.
- Season: Perennial
- USDA Zones: 3 - 10
- Height: 30 - 34 inches
- Bloom Season: Summer
- Bloom Color: Scarlet
- Environment: Full sun to partial shade