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Silene is a genus of around 886 species in the Caryophyllaceae family, native to the Northern Hemisphere. They are mainly biennial or perennial herbaceous or evergreen flowering plants commonly known as Campion or Catchfly. They are often grown in wildflower mixes and naturalistic planting schemes and there are also many cultivars that have been bred for variegated foliage and different flower colours.
How to propagate Campion
You can propagate by softwood cuttings in the spring.
Seeds in the spring or early autumn.
Other uses of Campion
Grown for their mass of 5 petalled flowers.
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