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CF Silene vulgaris - Maiden Tears [CF1942]

CF Silene vulgaris - Maiden Tears

Silene vulgaris

Tonnes of grey-green balloon like calyx's with licks of pink, produce dainty white petals to form a very elegant flower.

Like most Silene, it is highly productive and is a great addition to bouquets and floral work.

Sometimes known as Blushing Lanterns

Due December 2023


Annual or Perennial  Annual
Approx days to flower/harvest
Height 45-70cm
Space between plants  
When to sow
Seeds per packet Approx 1000