SAPONARIA officinalis

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GOLD NUGGET SEED ® SAPONARIA officinalis   Seeds

SAPONARIA officinalis

Soapwort
Select Item No. SG144

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1000 Seeds

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The minimum order quantity for this article are 200 seeds.

There are no units prepacked, any seed amount ( > minimum quantity) is weighed individually.



Plant Description

Article Type: (GOLD NUGGET SEED ®)
Life Cycle: Perennial
Family: Caryophyllaceae
Historical: The species produces a sticky substance (Saponin), resembling soap, hence the common name, soapwort.
 
Basic Colour: (pink / salmon)
Flower Colour: pale pink
Natural Flowering Period: June - September
 
Winter Hardiness Zones: Z3 - Z8
Growth Habit: stoloniferous
Height with Flowers: 80 cm
Soil Requirements: dry / well-drained / average
Location:
Characteristics: medicinal plant
Grams per 1000 seeds: 1.47059 Gram
Seeds per Gram
(does not correspond to the number of plants!):
680
Sowing Direction:

(15) Rapidly germinating, keep seed in constant moisture (not wet) with temperatures of about +20°C [68°F]. Seeds must be covered thinly. Do not cover very small seeds, but tightly press into the earth. Keep in cooler conditions after germination occurs.

Best Sowing Date
(northern Hemisphere, Field condition):
Anytime
Sowing to Germination: 3 - 4 weeks
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