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Week 24 – June 14, 2024

Plant Information

Oscar® Cherry Dianthus

  • Oscar® Cherry Dianthus - Bloom
  • Oscar® Cherry Dianthus - Container
Growing Information:
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Dianthus Scheduling Guide
Marketing Information:
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Dianthus caryophyllus

Hardiness Zone: 6a - 6a

Hardiness Degree: -5°F (-20.6°C)

Blooming Season: Early Spring, Spring, Late Spring, Summer, Late Summer

Plant Habit: Mounded

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Every two weeks

Spacing: 10 - 12" (25 - 30cm)

Height: 8 - 10" (20 - 25cm)

Width: 6 - 10" (15 - 25cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Frost tolerant plants perform in the heat, too.
Excellent bloom life lasts in a range of conditions.
Fragrant blooms.
Long life as a potted plant.
Also excellent as an indoor gift plant.

Grower Information:

Very uniform pot carnation. Compact-upright, double-bloomed Oscar puts on a strong, long-lasting show in small pots and in the garden.


(Flowering Only License)

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