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Honesty

  • Botanical Name: Lunaria annua

The word Lunaria is derived from the Latin luna meaning moon, an apt description for this old-fashioned beauty grown for its translucent leaf-like seeds underneath a removable skin making it a great dried flower.  With either white or purple flowers, this is an excellent plant for shady moist areas and tolerant of a range of soil types. Being biennial its best sown in autumn for a spring flowering but can be sown anytime from spring until autumn.

Maturity second season from transplant.
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INFORMATION

DURATION
Biennial
OPTIMUM SOIL TEMP FOR GERMINATION
18-25
DAYS TO GERMINATION
10-14
HEIGHT
80cm
DISTANCE APART TO PLANT SEEDLINGS
30cm
PREFERRED GARDEN POSITION

Full Sun
WHEN TO SOW
1.2.3
NUMBER OF SEEDS PER PACKET
150
BEST USE

Dried Flower

KEY to
WHEN TO SOW

1
EARLY
SPRING
2
LATE SPRING &
EARLY SUMMER
3
LATE SUMMER &
EARLY AUTUMN
   

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