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botanical name:
Lunaria annua var. albiflora
Lunaria annua var. albiflora © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Honesty
synonyms:  Lunaria annua var. alba, Lunaria annua 'Alba', Lunaria biennis var. alba
family:  Brassicaceae
characteristics: annual/biennial, scented/aromatic
height: 0.75m
width: 0.30m
growth rate: fast
growth habit:
leaf colour: green
flower colour: white
fruit colour: silver
stem/bark: light green
main season: Spring
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, clay soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -35°C
USDA zone: 4 to 10
description:
A selected form with pure white flowers. Fast growing upright biennial. Distinctive large round, translucent seed cases which last through winter. Erect, branching habit and green leaves.

cultivation:
Easy to grow in most soils, but dislikes very acid conditions.

propagation:
From seed. Often self seeds freely and has a good chance of coming true if not grown near other forms.

usage:
Borders, cottage gardens

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