|Long-blooming annual. Small, lance-shaped leaves are held close to the stem and are medium green. Brightly colored flowers, to 1 inch wide, are held in clusters on stems above the foliage. Excellent in the perennial border or rock garden.
'Sternenzauber' bears very small, star-like flowers, to 3/4 inch wide, in shades of pink and red, and also picotees.