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ROCK SOAPWORT Saponaria Spreading Perennial Groundcover Pink Non-GMO 500 Seeds

Fresh – No Filler – Pure Seed – Non-GMO


Soapwort is a spreading perennial is native to Europe and grows 6-14 inches tall.

It blooms in late spring, producing many small, pink flowers that cover the bushy mounds.

It can be used as a ground cover, and it is ideal for the front of the border or rock gardens.

Full sun to partial shade.

Recipient of the Royal Horticultural Society’s Award of Garden Merit for reliable performance in the garden.

Bursting with pink profusion, this popular pretty wildflower spreads a carpet of joy wherever it blooms.

This easy-to-grow perennial is an ideal groundcover, edging plant, or container plant.

Originally, this hardy plant grew in the mountains of the Mediterranean region and southwestern Asia.

The genus name "Saponaria" comes from the Latin word for soap, referring to the plant's ancient use in soap-making.

Rumor has it that this plant produces such a gentle and cleansing lather that it has been used for cleaning fragile museum pieces.



  • Common Names: Rock Soapwort
  • Latin Name: Saponaria ocymoides
  • Species Origin: Introduced US Wildflower
  • Type: Garden Flowers
  • Life Cycle: Perennial
  • USDA Zones: 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
  • US Regions: California, Mountain, Arid/Desert, Plains/Texas, Midwest, Northern, Northeast, Southeast
  • Stratification: No Stratification
  • Sunlight: Full Sun, Part Sun
  • Color: Pink
  • Bloom Season: Blooms Late Spring, Blooms Early Summer
  • Uses: Deer Resistant

ROCK SOAPWORT Saponaria Spreading Perennial Groundcover Pink Non-GMO 500+ Seeds

SKU: 1601
  • Returns accepted within 30 days. Product must be in the same condition it was shipped in.  Buyer pays shipping.

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