Scarlet O'Hara Catchfly

Lychnis x arkwrightii 'Pmoore05'

Attract butterflies and pollinators with masses of scarlet-red flowers on a compact, well-branched plant. The dark green-purple foliage accents the colorful flowers that emerge in summer. Scarlet O'Hara is a beautiful addition to borders and containers. Herbaceous perennial.
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Average Size at MaturityFast growing; reaches 12 to 14 in. tall and wide.
Bloom TimeSummer
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeShowy Flowers
Flower ColorOrange
Foliage ColorDark Green
Growth HabitCompact
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseBorder, Rock Garden, Raised Bed
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Compact Form
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsSemi-moist

Thrives in semi-most, well-drained soil and full sun. Little pruning is required to encourage growth.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 3-9

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