Honesty seeds - Lunaria annua - Purple and White mix
Honesty seeds - Lunaria annua
Type: Hardy Biennial
Approximate height: Up to 75 cm
Flowering time: Late spring to early summer
Site and soil type: Moist but well-drained soil in sun or partial shade
When to sow: Late spring to early autumn
Also known as moonwort, grandpa's specs, Peter's pence and bolbonac.
Honesty has a very pretty fragrant flower in late spring or early summer, followed by very decorative seed heads. Most commonly purple but sometimes white, these seeds are a mix of both colours.
The orange-tip butterfly lays it's eggs on honesty which then provides food for it's caterpillars.
Contents: Approximately 80 seeds / 1.6 g
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