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Silene Blushing lanterns

Silene vulgaris


This silene ‘ Blushing Lanterns’ is a  wonderful and  versatile filler for bouquets or alone

Has delicate grey-green stems which are topped with pale green balloon-like pods with a flush of blush.

A must grow for wedding Work , bridal bouquets.Perfect wedding flower.



Plant life cycle: perennial

Site: Ful sun/Part sun

Height: 20-34"

Days to germinate:7-14 days

Days to maturity ; 120 days

Sow: surface, press into the soil

Plant spacing: 90-12"

Approx seeds per packet: 50



How to grow: The seeds can be sown in late winter or early spring in sunny spot and well drsined fertile soil. Sow seeds on surface, press into the soil and slightly cover them.Avoid overwatering.


Hot to harvest: Cut them when blooms are fully open


Vase life:

Flowers Will last for 7 -10 days


Silene 'Blushing lanterns '

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