Soapwort

Soapwort

  • $2.70


Also known as Bouncing Bet. Used as a natural soap, the roots and leaves are soaked or heated in water to extract saponins that produce a lather. A non-irritating skin cleanser, shampoo, and soap for delicate fabrics. (Saponaria officinalis)

Growing instructions: Perennial in zones 3-9. Stratify 4 to 8 weeks. Germination at 70°F in 7-28 days. Full sun or part shade. Grows 12-24" tall. Space 9" apart.

Packet: 0.15g - approximately 82 seeds