SILENE dioica

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SILENE dioica

Red Campion, Red Catchfly
Select Item No. SO466

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One Portion is usually sufficient for approx. 50 plants.
Please switch to gram for larger quantities.

Plant Description

Article Type: (Organic Seed DE-ÖKO-006)
Life Cycle: Perennial
Family: Caryophyllaceae
Basic Colour: (red / scarlet / purple)
Flower Colour: light purple-red
Natural Flowering Period: May - September
Winter Hardiness Zones: Z5 - Z8
Growth Habit: clumping
Height with Flowers: 80 cm
Spacing between Plants: 20 cm
Soil Requirements: moist / average
Grams per 1000 seeds: 0.74074 Gram
Seeds per Gram
(does not correspond to the number of plants!):
Gram to get 1000 plants
(if sown directly into pots etc. you will need a larger quantity):
5 Gram
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.

Cutting back at Transplanting: Not Necessary.
Container Size(s): 1 plug per 8/9 cm (3 1/2")
Fertilizer: Medium (150-200 ppm)
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