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Nottingham Catchfly Seeds

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Silene nutans P. Lovely, drooping white, dainty, night scented flowers. Attractive to moths. Flowers: May to July. Requires: dry place in the sun. Height: 25-60cm.

The common name, 'Nottingham Catchfly' commemorates the former occurrence of S. nutans on the walls of Nottingham Castle. The species was chosen to represent the county of Nottinghamshire and it is now the county flower.