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Sweet William 'Mixed' (Garden Ready)Dianthus barbatus

Just £14.99

Hardy Perennial
What is Hardy Perennial?
A plant that lives for more than two years.
Capable of withstanding outdoor winter temperatures down to -15C.
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Can be planted straight into your borders, baskets and patio containers

Combines an artistic splash of red, pink, white and bicolour blooms in a fabulous, rich colour blend.

brings a splash of colour and a sweet clove like fragrance to Spring gardens.

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30 garden ready Sweet William plug plantsMix and Match Garden Ready Offer £14.99 Despatch: by end of August 2019
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Perfect for busy households! Our garden ready plants have a strong, developed root system and healthy top growth so they can be planted straight into your borders, baskets and patio containers. Delivery is during September and October, when the weather is ideally suited for these plants to really establish in your garden, before the winter sets in!

A much loved cottage garden plant that brings a splash of colour and a sweet clove like fragrance to Spring gardens. Sweet William ‘Mixed’ combines red, pink, white and bicolour blooms in a fabulous, rich colour blend. The sturdy, well branched stems and long lasting flowers make this a superb cut flower too. Dianthus barbartus is a short lived perennial that is often grown as a biennial. Ideal for beds, borders and containers. Height: 45cm (18"). Spread: 25cm (10").

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.

Cut Flower Garden, Patio, Scented Gardens, Wildlife Gardens, Cottage Gardens


full sun

45cm (18in)

25cm (10in)

30 Garden Ready Sweet William Plug Plants (55681)

Flowering Months
Feed and water regularly until plants are fully established. Deadhead faded Sweet William flowers to encourage more blooms to be produced throughout the summer.
Pot up Sweet William plug plants into 9cm pots and grow them on in warm frost free conditions for transplanting into borders and containers later on. When all risk of frost has passed, and plugs are fully rooted into their pots, acclimatise them to outdoor conditions over 7 to 10 days. Plant Sweet Williams in beds and borders in any well drained soil in full sun.


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