Common Name: Red Campion
Latin Name: Silene dioica
Ultimate Height: 1 meter
Flower Colour: Red / Pink
Soil: Sand, Chalk, Clay, Alkaline, Neutral PH
History, uses and notes:
Once worn as a buttonhole by young unmarried men, Red Campion can provide a proud burst of pink and red to any meadow garden.
Considered a highly attractive plant to humans, it is also popular amongst our pollinating friends.
It can be found on the RHS list as 'Perfect for Pollinators' and will help us all #bringbackthebees