Cerastium biebersteinii
    Code: CB02-A8
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    'Taurus Cerastium' or 'Boreal Chickweed' or 'Mouse-Eared Chickweed'

    White flowers over soft white woolly foliage, grows 6' tall and does well even in poor soils like sand. Plants do not like hot humid areas. This species is more compact than tomentosum and the flowers are a bit larger. The flowers are grouped into three or five flowers per cyme. Like C. tomentosum in habit and uses but with larger leaves and flowers.

    Zones 4-10

    Native from the mountains of Asia Minor and naturalized in parts of Maine and New York. Sow on the soil surface and use 70F, light needed for best germination. Germination normally takes 5-15 days.

    100 seeds

    Cerastium grandiflorum
      Code: 12CE-A9
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      White tomentose foliage, plants are perennial, growing 5 inches tall with relatively large white flowers. Grow in a sunny location that is dry and well drained - especially in the winter. Best in poor, rocky soils were plants will form a carpet. Use in rock crevices or the alpine house.

      Zones 4-8

      Native from the mountains of what was called Yugoslavia.

      Sow on the surface at 70F, light needed for best germination. 5-15 days. If no germination after three weeks move to 32-39F for four weeks.

      50 seeds

      Cerastium tomentosum columnae
        Code: CTCS-A3
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        [Silver Carpet]

        White flowers over soft white woolly foliage, grows 6' tall and does well even in poor soils like sand. Plants do not like hot humid areas.

        Zones 4-10.

        Sow the seeds on the surface and use 70F, light needed for best germination, which should start in 5-15 days.

        300 seeds