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Silene colorata

Silene colorata
Silene colorata
Family caryophyllaceae
Life cycle annual
Flowers pink
Size 6-9"
Light sun-part shade
From seed germinates readily at room temperature
detailed seed-starting info below

Compact annual with star-shaped flowers on wiry stems, over a somewhat messy mass of narrow bluish green leaves. Not the showiest, but charming enough.

This plant used to grow in our garden, but it slipped away...

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Seed-starting details for this plant

  1. Seed from '08 trade. Baggy 70F (19%G, 5-28d)
  2. Seed from '09 garden. Baggy 70F (60%G, 3-5d)

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