Silene dioica - Red Campion

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  • Flowers attract bees

  • Flowers attract butterflies

  • Plant for chalk soil

  • Plant for clay soil

  • Plant for shade

  • Vigorous

  • Will self seed

A native of the UK. Rich cerise-pink flowers are produced from early summer until autumn. Flowers are a magnet for pollinating insects. The caterpillars of several types of moth feed on the foliage.

Prefers a well-drained in partial shade but will tolerate full sun when grown on damp soils. Will self seed.

Height: 12 - 36 inches / 30 - 90cm                      

Spread: 12 - 24 inches / 30 - 60cm

Contact Us For Availability

Currently our products are only available for collection from the nursery or from us at one of the many shows we’ll be attending. We hope to offer a mail order service from September 2017, but until then please contact us to check stock levels.

Delivery Options

Currently they are only available for collection from the nursery or from us at one of the many shows we’ll be attending. We hope to offer a mail order service from September 2017.

  • Direct Collection From Us

    Either from the nursery or from one of the events we’ll be attending. If coming to the nursery then please call first to make sure we’ll be around. If we are away at an event then collection of orders may not be possible.