Dianthus are grown as annual in victoria mainly due to weather and conditions.
From late spring, the flowers are borne singly or in small heads at the tops of wiry stems, and often have a spicy scent. Hugely popular as cut flowers and garden plants, there are thousands of cultivars whose flowers vary greatly in size, colour, and pattern.
Great for edging of flowerbeds or as a great contributor to a mixed pots they are a classic spring and summer flower that adds a simple happiness wherever its grown. Protect from hot afternoon sun in summer. Water regularly. Deadhead to encourage further blooming.
Can grow up to 20-25cm H x 15-20cm W
The colour images and descriptions provided in our website / social media pages are to be used as a guide only. Factors such as Australia's varied climatic conditions, seasons and soil type can affect overall growth & appearance.