Dianthus Pinks Heirloom Seeds- Double Imperial Mixed Colors
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Annual for full sun. Pink, red, rose, salmon, white, and bi-colors. This dainty, compact variety of Dianthus produces masses of bright, clear colored 1" (2.5 cm.) flowers set against grass like blue gray leaves. Fragrant flowers from summer to fall. Non-genetically engineered seeds.
Culture: Sow seeds or transplant in fall (warm climate) or spring in well-drained, neutral, sandy soil that includes humus. Heat and drought tolerant. Pinks can be divided and grow easily. Fine for edging and as a ground cover. Excels in rock gardens, borders, beds, and pots. Cut flowers are long lasting.
Height: 12" (30 cm.)
Planting depth: 1/4" (6 mm.)
Seed spacing: 1" (2.5 cm.)
Thinning height: 2" (5 cm.)
Spacing after thinning: 6"-10" (15-25 cm.)
Days to germination: 10-15