SAPONARIA officinalis 'Alba Plena'

Reasonable soil
Bee friendly
Pot Size


Height x Spread: 60cm x 60cm

Dense clusters of double white, sweet-scented flowers, are held on carnation-like stems above narrow green oval leaves. Low maintenance and easy to grow, bees and butterflies adore it

This iconic cottage garden plant is a bit of a scrambler, happy to weave in and out of other plants at the front of a border, flowering throughout summer. Delicate in appearance, it is actually a rather robust and very hardy It is drought tolerant and in the right conditions fast-growing. It grows well in a sunny or partially shaded site, in any average to poor, free draining soil that is not acidic