Silene oculata 'Blue Angel'

Soft, ethereal and pretty, this is ideal planted en masse or on its own in a line of containers. More
1000 seeds 152010 £1.95 In stock
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Soft, ethereal and pretty, this is ideal planted en masse or on its own in a line of containers.

Genus Silene
Group/Species oculata
Variety 'Blue Angel'
Type Hardy Annual
Common Name Rose of Heaven
Border Position Front
Soil Type Chalky, Clay, Fertile, Neutral, Sandy
Scent Unscented
Site Full Sun
Moisture Moist but Well-drained
Height 25-35cm (10-14in)
Spacing 30cm (12in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Sow directly in spring for best results. Or sow in late winter at 15-20°C. Plant out once established.
Care Tips This beautiful and rarely seen blue campion makes excellent cut flowers and will thrive almost anywhere, even on the poorest of sandy soils.
Flowering June - September
Harvesting Flower production 3-4 months
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest

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Reviewed 28th July 2018 by Agata O'Halloran

Fantastic! The easiest flowers to grow. Hundreds of seeds germinated and turned into fabulous looking little blue flowers. I will buy them again.