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Characteristics: Perennial 30-45 cm
Seeds per packet: 100
A compact and low-growing Dianthus variety with large, single flowers with serrated petals. Colours include crimson, rose, red, white and bicolors.
Dianthus blooms in the summer for 8 to 10 weeks and will sometimes bloom again in the autumn.
Ideal for bedding, the front of a border. containers or planting in mass as a ground-cover.
Adaptable to most well-drained soils in a sunny position. Fertile soils will produce the best blooms, avoid waterlogged soils.
Tropical: Early Autumn to Late Spring.
Temperate: Late Summer to Late Spring.
Cold: Autumn & Spring.
Sow: 3mm deep.
Grow in trays transplant when large enough to handle (about 4-5 weeks) avoid excessive root disturbance.
Germination: 10-14 days.
Plant space: 15-30cm
Flowering: 18-20 weeks
Feed with a soluble fertiliser every two weeks for stronger plants.
We now stock a range of Propagation Accessories including the popular Aquamiser Propagation Kits, Pots, Native and Forestry Tubes, Trays, Labels and more.
We can only ship these items to Australian locations, international customers please request shipping quotation prior to purchasing.