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Lychnis chalcedonica Seeds...Seed from Maltese Cross

Common Names:Maltese Cross
Height: 30" to 36"
Flower color: Red
Bloom time: Summer
Light: Full sun to part shade
Zone: 4-9
Water: Average
Soil: Average to Rich, well drained
Other info: Plants may bloom the first year from seed. Cut faded blooms, and mature plants will send up flowering side shoots.

LYCHNIS chalcedonica
Red Maltese Cross
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#0360 Lychnis chalcedonica (Maltese Cross):
(Input number of packets into checkbox -- $1.00 per packet)
[50 seeds per packet]
Germination: Easy germination. Start indoors 6-8 weeks prior to last spring frost or thereafter. Sow seed in container on good seed starting mix. Cover seeds lightly. Moisten mix. Place container in a location at 68-70°F. Germination should begin in 5-8 days.

Informational/Photo Links:
1) Lychnis chalcedonica at Dave's Garden
2) Lychnis chalcedonica in Wikipedia
1) Lychnis chalcedonica at USDA
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