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SOAPWORT (Saponaria officinalis) P
Steep the whole plant, especially the roots, in water to produce soapy lather for skin rinses, shampoo and a gentle cleanser for delicate fabrics. A sprawling plant with lovely pink flowers.
Height 60cm. Naturalised.
Product Part Number: H221
When to sow
WHERE TO SOWOutside in mid spring. Grow in any soil, not too dry. Will tolerate poor soil. Site in sun or partial shade.
HARVESTThe fresh green leaves or roots for making a soap.