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Maltese Cross (Silene)

Silene chalcedonica
SKU: HC018193
per Plant - 5" Deep Pot
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Award-winning Silene chalcedonica (Maltese Cross) is an early-summer blooming perennial that lights up the garden with clusters of scarlet-orange flowers. An excellent addition to a cottage garden, perennial bed, or small space, this plant will enhance any setting. Pollinator friendly blooms can also be lovely cut flowers. This easy-to-grow perennial and is deer and rabbit resistant.
key features
Botanical Name
Silene chalcedonica
Bee Friendly, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Attracts Birds, Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant, Cut Flowers, Small Spaces
Growing Zones
Zone 3, Zone 4, Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8, Zone 9
Light Requirements
Full Sun, Morning Sun & Afternoon Shade
Soil Moisture
Average, Moist / Wet
Mature Height
36-48" tall
Mature Spread
12" wide
Bloom Time