- Position: full sun
- Soil: fertile, moist but well-drained soil
- Rate of growth: average
- Flowering period: May to September
- Hardiness: frost hardy (may need winter protection)
Prolific and long-flowering, this colourful perennial produces its bright pink flowers throughout the summer if grown in a sunny spot and dead-headed regularly. Compact in habit, it is also suitable for pots, rockeries and hanging baskets.
- Garden care: Divide congested plants in early spring or late summer. Protect young plants from slugs and snails. Trim after flowering.