dried fower Silver Dollars


Silver Dollars

Lunaria annua


Flat, round, silvery, translucent dried seed pods.


Biennial

Common Name(s) Money Plant, Honesty
Height 24 - 30 inches.
Cultivar  
Propagation Sow direct or germinate at 70°F.
Cultivation Full sun to partial shade with excellent drainage.
Harvest Cut Silver Dollars stems as soon as seeds start to turn brown. After drying, rub off outer part of pod to expose papery silver disk.
Drying Hang Silver Dollars upside down in dry, dark, open, airy place.
Seed pods of Lunari (Silver Dollars) appear on the second year.

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