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SKU Code: F 645
Characteristics: Perennial 15-20 cm
Seed per packet: Approx 100
Seed pre gram: Approx. 600
A stunning Dianthus with a well defined sharp colour pattern of black and white on 1-2cm flowers that appear at the end of 15-18cm stems.
An effective plant that can be used in borders, edging, rockeries, baskets or pots that also looks great mass planted as a flowering ground-cover.
Dianthus are also useful for adding a delicate texture and colour to floral arrangements.
Trim back lightly after first flowering. Plants can be divided early spring or autumn. Establishes readily from seed.
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.