The genus Anagallis includes 20 species of biennials and perennials from around the world grown for their low, spreading habit and their small but colorful flowers. Plant in rock gardens, beds, borders, or containers, or use as groundcover.
Noteworthy CharacteristicsSpreading growth habit and brightly colored, abundant flowers. Some species can be weedy.
CarePimpernel is not fussy, as long as it has sun and moist but well-drained soil. Pinch back to maintain shape.
PropagationBy cuttings, layering, or from seed.