Dianthus caryophyllus 'Giant Chabaud Mixed' (Seeds)

Wild Carnation

Hardy Perennial

What is Hardy Perennial?

£0.79

80% (2 Reviews)

A fantastic variety of colours

Wonderfully fragrant

Large, fully-double flowers

Some parts of this variety are edible - Don't forget to check out our Edible Flowers Guide

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Description How to Grow Delivery Reviews
Large, fully-double flowers in a fantastic variety of colours couple with a wonderful fragrance. Great for beds and borders in full sun. Superb cut flower. Height: 60cm (24"). Spread: 40cm (16").

Culinary information: Use the clove like tasting petals for adding to cakes, either for flavour or decorating, suitable for soups, salads and sauces too. For more details about edible flowers click here.

Height Up to 60cm (24in)
Spread Up to 40cm (16in)

Hardy Perennial

full sun

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1 packet (150 dianthus seeds) (TKA53942)

  • Sow seed on the surface of good free draining compost and cover with a light sprinkling of compost or vermiculite.
  • Seal container inside a polythene bag and place at 15-20°C (59-68F) until after germination which usually takes 2-4 weeks. Do not exclude daylight as this helps germination.
  • Transplant seedlings when large enough to handle, into 7.5cm (3in) pots. Transplant into flowering site, 30cm (12in) apart, in the autumn for flowering the following year.
  • Can also be sown outdoors 6mm (1/4in) deep, in rows 30cm (12 in) apart. Later thin out seedlings to 30cm (12in) apart.

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