Week 19 – May 09, 2021

Plant Information

Silene Starry Dreams

  • Silene Starry Dreams - Bloom
  • Silene Starry Dreams - Container
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Silene alpestris

Hardiness Zone: 5a - 8b

Hardiness Degree: -20°F (-28.9°C)

Blooming Season: Summer

Plant Habit: Upright

Characteristics: Shade Tolerant

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Once a month

Spacing: 6 - 10" (15 - 25cm)

Height: 6 - 8" (15 - 20cm)

Width: 8 - 10" (20 - 25cm)

Exposure: Partial Sun

General Information: Compact, fresh green leaf cushion from which small, star-shaped, upward-facing pure white flowers emerge. Useful in borders and patio planters.

Grower Information:


Plug crop time: 5 to 6 weeks
Transplant to finish: 10 to 12 weeks

  • Produces a compact, fresh green leaf cushion from which small, star-shaped, upward-facing pure white flowers emerge.
  • Excellent for container production, with elegant finished quality.