This is a natural process which ensures the seeds do not germinate till conditions suit, usually in the spring. Best to deadhead to prevent this. Flower Size: . Early/Late Flowering: . In Shakespeare's time it was known as Crowflower and is one of the flowers in Ophelia's "garland". For EU countries please add £3.50 for seeds and sundries. Description. It will self seed once established. Ragged robin is a hardy British native perennial with lovely ragged rose pink flowers from May-July. Unit price. Ragged-Robin (Lychnis flos-cuculi) A lovely perennial for a damp wildflower meadow, bog garden or beside a pool, with frothy pink flowers in early summer. If I had to name my top five favourite wild flowers, Ragged Robin would be up there and with this pure white form, what could be nicer? Organic certification Temporarily out of stock Brand new! Hay-making took place around his Feast Day (11th June) and this bright pink flower would been found amongst the hay. UVP. Ragged Robin self seeds to the point of being weedy in my garden. Division in spring or autumn. Mainly seen growing wild in damp meadows, grassland and on roadsides, making it an ideal addition to the flower border and wildlife areas. Ragged Robin, Cuckoo Flower This is a beautiful variety of the above with pure white flowers on red stems. 5.0% VAT. Ragged Robin (Silene flos-cuculi)Ragged-petaled, pink flowers which wave in the wind. While not a major invasive species in New England, it is reported to have increased in recent years and can form large monospecific patches. £12.95 for potatoes and fruit plants . Propagation of Ragged Robin: Seed - sow spring in a cold frame. £3.50 for seeds and sundries. BIRD MIX. incl. The Ragged Robin is a moisture loving herbaceous perennial plant with frilly pink flowers that appear in late spring and summer. Ragged-Robin (Lychnis flos-cuculi) organic. Back To Previous Page Ragged Robin Lychnis flos-cuculi . Ragged Robin is most commonly found in wetland areas where its cheerful long pink petals make this wildflower perennial a real wetland classic. $3.42. Ragged Robin’s split flower petals give it its adorable “ragged” appearance. Sowing rate: 1g/sqm All our wildflower seeds are grown and sustainably harvested here in the UK. Habitat: Damp woodland, marshes and wet meadows. Reasons to buy your seeds from Thompson & Morgan This was all over the Chelsea flower show 2017 and 2018 in the many wild flower meadows, spread throughout the show. Organic certification Temporarily out of stock Brand new! Sowing guidelines: Sow from late autumn or early spring into seed trays and prick out into … 2.95 € incl. For Rest of the World please add £10.50 for seeds and sundries. MGS SHOP Heirloom Seeds The Beautiful Heirloom Flowers. Ragged robin lychnis was introduced from Europe into New England most likely by planting in gardens. Height 25-100cm (10-40in) Useful Links: How to sow wild flower seeds. ; This listing is for 1000 seeds of this wonderful plant. Common name: Ragged-Robin. Sowing rate: 1g/sqm All our wildflower seeds are grown and sustainably harvested here in the UK. In the the Victorian "Language of Flowers" it symbolises ardour, aversion, and wit. ... Ragged Robin (1) Red Campion (1) Ribwort Plantain (2) Self Heal (1) Sheeps Parsley (1) Slender Creeping Red Fescue (1) Slender Red Fescue (1) … Pink flowers around 30” tall from May onwards depending on climate. However, it was also reported from ships ballast in 1880, a common method of unintentional introduction. Make sure this fits by entering your model number. In Britain it has declined in numbers because of modern farming techniques and draining of wet-lands and is now no longer common.. Plants form a rosette of low growing foliage with numerous flower stems 20 to 90 cm tall. This is a gorgeous, sought after, old-fashioned hardy perennial that I adore. The seed can also be sown in situ in spring or early autumn though this requires more seed. Habitat: Marshy damp places. Also known as "Ragged Robin" and "Cuckoo Flower". Pink flower heads Flowers: May-July Flowering height: 30-50cm. Will let you know :) Price for RG book finally came down on Kindle too - you will love it. Buy John Chambers Seed Online Now Height: 40cm(16in) Width: Depth: Plant Class: Hardy Perennial (HP). Discover (and save!) I think they will do well in our cool, moist climate. Description: Graceful plant up to 60cms tall with sprays of rose red flowers from May to July which have ragged, 4 deeply cleft petals. A nectar rich plant which is attractive to bees butterflies and hoverflies. LYCHNIS FLOS-CUCULI ALBA SEEDS (White ragged robin) - Plant World Seeds. Sow anytime from spring to autumn on the surface of moist compost; do not cover as light is needed for germination. This perennial is found in damp meadows & woods.70 cm. When they are large enough to handle, prick the seedlings out into individual pots and plant them out in the summer. VAT plus shipping" UVP. A fast-growing, self-sowing perennial, ragged robin has green to dark-green foliage and tall, skinny stems. Shipping. Ragged Robin (Lychnis flos-cuculi) is a plant in the family Caryophyllaceae.This species is native to Europe, where it is found along roads and in wet meadows and pastures. Ragged-robin is dedicated to St. Barnabas. Water well and place on a warm windowsill. Ragged-Robin Wildflower Seed is a single wildflower British seed mix species, offering a 100% British wild flower seeds. Grown and sustainably harvested here in the many wild flower with bright flower. Into seed trays and prick out into … Description buy Online for delivery the. 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