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Hardy Garden Carnation

Dianthus in bright new colors

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  • flowering dateSummer
  • hardiness zone3-9
  • height12 - 24 inches
  • restricted statesAE AK GU HI PR
  • ship as4" POT
  • sun exposureFull Sun
  • Lovely scent attracts butterflies
  • Mixture of colors
  • Long-blooming flowers
Add plenty of color, and bring in pollinators galore, with this mix of carnations. This dwarf mix of dianthus, or hardy carnations provides an excellent mix of color for three seasons, combining pinks, reds, yellows, two-tone flowers, and even some stunning picotees. The spicy-sweet scent attracts, bees, butterflies and hummingbirds. Hardy carnations are known for their long-lasting flowers. Once in bloom, they can remain vibrant and attractive several weeks, making them an excellent choice for cut flowers or floral arrangements. Pop these low-maintenance perennials in well-draining soil, and be sure to provide them plenty of sun. Dianthus caryophyllus mix

Product Details

  • botanical nameDianthus caryophyllus mix
  • flowering dateSummer
  • flower colorMixed
  • flower formSingle to double.
  • foliage typeLong narrow, needle-like, grey-green, evergreen in many areas.
  • formPerennial
  • growth rateModerate.
  • hardiness zone3-9
  • height12 - 24 inches
  • planting instructionsDig a hole large enough to accommodate the roots without bending them. Work soil around the roots, firm well and water thoroughly.
  • pruningCut off all spent blossoms.
  • restricted statesAE AK GU HI PR
  • shipping seasonFall
  • ship as4" POT
  • soil requirementMoist and well drained - slightly alkaline.
  • spacing12 - 24 inches
  • spread12 - 18 inches
  • sun exposureFull Sun
  • winter careMulch in colder zones the first winter if fall planted, remove mulch in early spring before growth starts.

Shipping Schedule

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:

2023 Fall Shipping Schedule
Zone Most Dormant Bareroot & Potted Perennials, and Shrubs
3A-4B 9/4/23 - 10/27/23
5A 9/4/23 - 10/27/23
5B 9/4/23 - 10/27/23
6A & 6B 9/4/23 - 10/27/23
7A 9/25/23 - 11/10/23
7B 9/25/23 - 11/10/23
8A & 8B 9/25/23 - 11/10/23
9A-9B 9/25/23 - 11/10/23
10A-10B 9/25/23 - 11/10/23
Last Order Date Zones 3A - 6B: 10/23/23
Zones 7A - 10B: 11/6/23

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