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Botanical name: Lychnis x arkwrightii 'Vesuvius'
Other names: Campion 'Vesuvius'
Variety or Cultivar: 'Vesuvius' _ 'Vesuvius' is a mid-sized, short-lived perennial with bronze-maroon foliage. In summer, it bears many bright orange-scarlet flowers on tall stems.
Lychnis x arkwrightii 'Vesuvius' is: Deciduous
Flower: Bright-red in Summer
Foliage: Bronze in Summer
Habit: Clump-forming, Upright
Specific pests: Slugs
Diseases: Generally disease-free.
Propagation methods: Division, Seed. REGISTER to read more...
Lychnis x arkwrightii 'Vesuvius' (Campion 'Vesuvius') will reach a height of 0.5m and a spread of 0.3m after 1-2 years.
Suggested uses: Beds and borders, City, Coastal, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Drought Tolerant, Low Maintenance
Cultivation: Plant in any free-draining soil in a sunny position.
Soil type: Loamy, Sandy
Soil drainage: Well-drained
Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Light: Full Sun
Aspect: South, East, West
Hardiness: Hardy (H4)
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