Catchfly (Silene schafta)

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 4-6 inches
Plant Spread: 8-12 inches
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Late fall or early winter
Uses: Groundcover
Will Naturalize
Propagation: Seeds: Provide light
Provide darkness
Needs specific temperature: 60
Sow in situ
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable in 3 gallon or larger


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Posted by growitall (Calgary, Alberta, Canada) on Nov 24, 2012 12:46 PM

Very hardy and useful for its late bloom.

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