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Week 29 – July 19, 2024

Plant Information

Green Ball™ Dianthus

  • Green Ball™ Dianthus - Bloom
  • Green Ball™ Dianthus - Container
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Dianthus barbatus

Hardiness Degree: 10°F (-12.2°C)

Blooming Season: Late Spring, Summer

Plant Habit: Mounded

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Every two weeks

Spacing: 8 - 10" (20 - 25cm)

Height: 10 - 14" (25 - 36cm)

Width: 8 - 12" (20 - 30cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Perfectly round, green heads with a unique texture and look are a charming addition to beds, pots and cut flower bouquets.

Grower Information:

Available as rooted liners through Ball Tagawa Growers in California.
A Ball Ingenuity product, available exclusively through Ball Seed.

  • New, different, focal and green!
  • Produces perfectly round green flower heads over very dark and glossy, long leaves on strong stems. 
  • Works well in 4 and 6-in. (10 and 15-cm) pot plant programs for Summer annual beds, planters and home cut flower gardens. 
  • Tags available from John Henry ( or 800 748-0517).