Common names: Chinese Lychnis
Species: Lychnis coronata
Modern Genus: Lychnis
Modern Species: Lychnis coronata
Modern Family: Caryophyllaceae
Plant Type: perennial
Color: Curtis only mentions a white variety described by Kaempfer.
Season: Flowers at the close of summer. It can be raised outside, but needs protection from extreme cold.
Native Region: China of Japan