B and T World Seeds' reference number:
|Type of plant - perennial
Flower or inflorescence:
WHITE frilly double
small glossy, creeping mat
|Height, in meters: 0.2
Height, in feet: 0.66
|Silene alpestris fl. pl. sales history
Silene alpestris fl. pl.
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|9||: Alpine and Rock Garden Seed List (Hardy and Tender)|
|42||: Croatian Native and Introduced Plants|
|43||: Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List|
|48||: Polish Native and Introduced Plants|
|77||: Central European Native and Introduced Plants|
|102||: Eastern European Native Plant Seed List|
|130||: Ground cover Plant Seed List (see also List 133)|
|185||: Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke|
|"Smoke" contains a butenolide compound produced by certain plants when heated, it speeds up or starts the germination of seeds from many different genera.|
|719||: North American Native Ethnobotanicals|
|Including medicinal, dye, fiber, food, construction, ritual|
Some knowledge about growing from seed is necessary to germinate even the easiest seeds.
Most seeds require humidity to germinate, even desert plants like
require that their growing medium remains moist until germination.|
Most seeds require oxygen to germinate, if buried too deep in their growing medium, or if the medium is too wet,
the seeds may not get the oxygen they require.
Silene alpestris fl. pl. seeds will usually germinate in 15-20 days.
Can be sown in situ.