Saponaria officinalis | Flore Pleno | Rosea

Saponaria officinalis | Flore Pleno | Rosea

Regular price$16.00
Tax included.

Known as Bouncing Bet, Soapwort amongst other things, this very pretty double pink saponaria is both sturdy and easy to grow.  The flower stems are strong and tall and in actual fact it is not unlike an annual gypsophila.

Great as an airy filler for your bouquets, the fluffy pink flowers float above the waxy grey blue foliage. The plants have a branching habit.

Flowers in late summer, so a useful addition to the border to compliment the blues, reds and purples of the season.

Vigorous and will spread if allowed and thrives in very poor soil in a sunny spot.

The leaves of Saponaria officinalis were used as a substitute for soap in washing, hence the name.

Perennial | Hardy 

Height: 60cm x spreading

Pot Size: 1 Litre

We have updated our shipping rates:

Depending on the number of plants you are ordering the cost of freight will vary as indicated by the shipping rates below.

  • Auckland City | $12 minimum
  • Middle North Island | $15 minimum
  • Rest of North Island | $16 minimum
  • South Island | $25 minimum

Please note... Shipping to South Island is applied as Economy by default. If you wish to upgrade your order to overnight courier, please add this to the note section of your order or get in touch with us and we will contact you with the price difference and await your confirmation.

If your order exceeds shipping rates (Shipping rates are calculated to 24kg maximum = approx. 24 x 1 Litre sized plants), please contact us for assistance at to organize shipping arrangements.
    For smaller items such as moon calendars, books, cards, stationery and other items can be sent for a lesser rate which will be automatically applied, which you will see at checkout.

    Upon checking out, the freight charged is applied based on weight and your location, including rural destinations.

    • All of our orders are dispatched using NZ Post which is a fully tracked service   
    • Our freight is calculated by weight and volume.  For plant orders, you may wish to order the maximum number of plants that will fit in a box to make freight more cost-effective or perhaps share an order with a friend
    • Plant orders will only be dispatched on Monday's and Tuesday's this will ensure that your order is not held in a depot over the weekend
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