Lunaria annua
Lunaria annua
Lunaria annua
Lunaria annua

Lunaria annua

Annual Honesty

Brassicaceae

Height

90 cm

Flower colour

reddish purple

Flowering time

May - June

Foliage colour

green

Sunlight

sun

Soil

humus rich, well drained, moist

pH

acid - neutral - alkaline

Hardiness

hardy

Plant range

Balkan peninsula

Lunaria is a small genus of 4 species in the family, Brassicaceae. They flower reddish purple or white flowers and the seeds ripen in oval, translucent seed pods that are popular in dried flower arrangements. 

Propagation:


Seed - sown in March.

Seed covered and stored at 20°C (68°F) until germination.

Biennial plant that freely self-seeds.

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