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Silene laciniata 'Starburst' ™

Silene laciniata 'Starburst' ™
Silene laciniata 'Starburst' ™
Short code: 3283
Height: 60cm/24"
Description: Unusual bright red serrated flowers over a long flowering period. Ideal for pots, containers and garden borders.
Final garden height: 45-60cm (18-24 inches). Common name: Catchfly
Sowing/Growing information
Sowing Sow on to a moist seed sowing compost in a 286 plug tray or similar size cell. Cover lightly with vermiculite and propagate at 18 to 20C. Germination should begin to take place after 10 to 14 days. Maintain a temperature of 15C after germination.
Growing After germination grow on the January sowings at 15C until they are established and pot on into 9cm pots, 6 packs or put 3 plugs in a 11cm or 1 litre pot for sale from April onwards. Grow as cool as possible and use the growth regulator B nine to achieve good quality compact plants.
Flowering Period June to September
Hardiness Half Hardy Perennial
Cropping 14-Oct
Zone us 6,7,8,9
Classification
Product Seeds
Genus Silene
Variety Starburst
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