Alpine Catchfly - Lychnis alpina

Clusters of bright pink starry shaped flowers appear in late spring. Short tufts of grassy foliage. An easily grown alpine for rock gardens, rock walls and in Container. Attracts butterflies. Short lived but reseeds freely.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Green
Landscape Uses: 
Border
Container
Mass Planting
Garden Styles: 
Cottage
Edible
Traditional
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
0-12"
Spread: 
0-12"
Flower Colors: 
Pink
Flower Seasons: 
Spring
Special Features: 
Attracts Butterflies
Growth Habits: 
Compact
Round
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 3
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Plant in moist well drained soil. Feed in spring with an all purpose fertilizer prior to new growth. Cut back spent flowers to promote new growth. Very little maintenance. 

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