Scientific Name: Dianthus chinensis x barbatus
Common Name: Single Dianthus
Hardiness Degree: -10°F (-23.3°C)
Blooming Season: Spring, Autumn, Early Spring
Plant Habit: Upright
Characteristics: Low Maintenance, Frost Tolerant
Fertilize: Every two weeks
Spacing: 8 - 10" (20 - 25cm)
Height: 8 - 10" (20 - 25cm)
Width: 8" (20cm)
General Information: Shows off extra-large, lacy-edged flowers. Grows well in tough conditions as an annual or biennial.
Plug crop time: 4 to 5 weeks
Transplant to finish: 4 to 5 weeks
- Early flowering with the largest blooms of any D. chinensis x barbatus – up to 1.5 in./4 cm across.
- Performs well in gardens under tough conditions as an annual or biennial.
- Good for high-density Spring and Autumn pack or small pot programs.
- Bright green leaves.
This rich, red-burgundy represents a key colour that was missing from the series.