Silene laciniata 'Jack Flash'

An amazing looking hardy perennial, flowering from mid summer into late autumn. More
15 seeds 070026 £3.50 In stock
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An amazing looking hardy perennial, flowering from mid summer into late autumn. The flowers have the shape of a cartoon flash and they're a brilliant colour.

Genus Silene laciniata
Variety Jack Flash
Type Hardy Perennial
Common Name Catchfly
Border Position Middle
Soil Type Fertile
Site Full Sun
Moisture Well-drained
Height 45cm (18in)
Spacing 30cm (12in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Sow under cover January-March, covering with a thin layer of soil. Plant out when seedlings are large enough to handle, approx. 7.5cm (3in) tall.
Flowering June - August, flowers 6 months after sowing
Vase Life 5 days, if stems seared in boiling water for 10 seconds.
Harvesting Flower production: 3 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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