Lychnis flos-cuculi Petite Jenny ('Lychjenpet')

Common name: Ragged Robin

Find a licensed propagator

Find a Licensed Propagator

Plant Breeder’s Rights:

USPP# 27495, PBR Applied For

Description

Lychnis ‘Petite Jenny’ is a petite garden beauty! This double-flowered little beauty is a dwarf form of the popular Rozanne and Friends® introduction Lychnis ‘Jenny’. The compact bushy clumps, just 14″ (36cm) tall, are topped with masses of soft lavender-pink flowers from early summer into autumn. Has a longer blooming period due to the flowers being sterile. Breeder is Jennifer Kretz.

Uses & Attributes

Borders, cottage and informal gardens, meadow gardens, containers.

Growing & Marketing Advice

Vernalization is not required for flowering, but vernalized plants give a more uniform flowering performance.

Size

  • Height: 14"/35cm
  • Spread: 15"/38cm
  • Habit: Mounding

Appearance

  • Blooming time: May and June, with some later flowering.
  • Flower color: Pink
  • Foliage color: Green