Soapwort, Tumbling-Ted

Saponaria ocymoides

How to plant Saponaria seeds

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SOAPWORT Saponaria

Trailing growth to 8-12″ tall and 3′ across. Delightful, rose pink, phlox-like flowers are held in loose sprays. Blooms cover the plants in May and June. Soapwort is a terrific ground cover, or let plants spill over the side of raised beds. Needs good drainage. Winter hardy to zone 2.

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How to Plant Soapwort Seeds

Sow seed in 2″ pots or cell packs, press into soil and lightly cover. Kept at 65° F., germination is in 15-25 days. Can direct sow into prepared seed beds in groups of 6 seeds spaced 18″ apart. Thin to the strongest plant.