B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Silene virginica is cold hardy
USDA Zone:5 -20° to -10°F (-29° to -23.5°C)
|Type of plant - perennial
Flower or inflorescence:
dark RED, limb to 2cm.
bas. spath., stem lanceo.
|Height, in meters: 0.6
Height, in feet: 1.98
|Silene virginica sales history
Common names for Silene virginica:
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|9||: Alpine and Rock Garden Seed List (Hardy and Tender)|
|43||: Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List|
|86||: Natives of U.S.North East|
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 virginica seeds will usually germinate in 15-20 days.
Can be sown in situ.