Fragrant hardy carnations have long been a favorite of florists, but did you know they look even lovelier in your garden? They come in a variety of dazzling colors, and a delightful spicy scent makes them irresistible!
Dianthus caryophyllus mix
Sun Exposure:Full Sun
Height/Habit:15 - 20 inches
Spread:12 - 18 inches
Spacing:12 - 24 inches
Planting Instructions:Dig a hole large enough to accommodate the roots without bending them. Work soil around the roots, firm well and water thoroughly.
Winter Care:Mulch in colder zones the first winter if fall planted, remove mulch in early spring before growth starts.
Flower Form:Single to double.
Foliage Type:Long narrow, needle-like, grey-green, evergreen in many areas.
Resistance:Good to P & D problems
Pruning:Cut off all spent blossoms.
Pruning Time:After flowering
Soil Requirement:Moist and well drained - slightly alkaline.
Additional Information:Short lived perennials, must be sited in well drained organic soils for best results.
Restricted States:AE AK GU HI PR
When will my order ship?
Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country during the shipping timeframes outlined below:
2020 Spring Shipping Schedule
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