Belonging to the Lychnis genus, Jerusalem cross has a botanical name of Lychnis chalcedonica.
Lychnis chalcedonica is a popular ornamental plant.It is a flower that typically grows as a perennial, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of three years or more. Jerusalem cross is known for growing to a height of approximately 1.00 metres (3.25 feet).
Due to how easy it is to grow in a variety of conditions, Jerusalem cross is great for beginner gardeners and those that like low maintainance gardens.
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These plants have been known to grow well alongside Jerusalem cross so consider planting:
These plants will not grow well with Jerusalem cross so avoid planting these within close proximity:
These problems, diseases and pests are known to affect Jerusalem cross plants: