Sweet William Messenger Mix Seeds - Dianthus barbatus

Sweet William Messenger Mix Seeds - Dianthus barbatus

D. barbatus

Product ID#: RD1380-8552

Additional Information

Harvesting Good for Cutting, Cut & Come Again, Long Vase Life
Growing Conditions Field Crop, Grows Well in Containers
Additional Characteristics Start Early for Transplants, Good for Overwintering, Cold Tolerant, Easy to Grow
Flowering Month April, May, June, July, August, September, October
Garden Style Cutting / Cut Flowers, English Cottage, Romantic, Victorian
Lighting Conditions Full Sun, Partial Sun
Seed Type Open Pollinated
Days to Maturity 120 Days
Stem Type Single Stem
Plant Hardiness Hardy
Plant Height 21 - 30 inches
Plant Lifecycle Perennial
Plant Moisture & Climate Well-drained
Plant Uses Cut Flower & Bouquets, Bouquet Filler Flower, Fragrant, Edible Flowers, Sustains Beneficial Insects, Patio Container Friendly, Bedding, Landscape
Shape Ball, Filler Flower
  • 1 packet

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Sweet William Messenger Mix is the Dianthus of choice in the cut flower industry which makes this an ideal perennial variety for home cutting and country gardens. Tall 24" inch stems are topped with delightful tufts of single petal, star shaped flower clusters densely packed into large pompom groups. Popular among welcome pollinators such as hummingbirds, butterflies and bumble bees, this Sweet William variety is one of the earliest to bloom as spring arrives. Cold hardy to zone 3. Packet: 100 seeds.

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