Lunaria annua 'Variegata'
reddish purple or white
May - June
humus rich, well drained, moist
acid - neutral - alkaline
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.
Seed - sown in March.
Seed covered and stored at 20°C (68°F ) until germination.
Biennial plant that can self-seed.