Light: sun to part shade
Height: 24-30" (60-75cm)
Space: 12-18" (30-45cm)
Features: A durable, old-fashioned favourite. Scarlet red, rose-shaped blooms are held on strong, wiry stems. Pleasantly textured foliage is attractive both in and out of flower.
Uses: Wonderful for mixed borders and rock gardens. Perfect for all kinds of containers. Cut flowers are long-lasting in fresh bouquets.
Care: Plant in fertile, well-drained soil. Water thoroughly but allow soil to dry slightly between waterings. Remove faded flowers for best display. Protect from excessive winter moisture.