Dianthus barbatus ‘Pearl Late White & Red’
LATE WHITE & RED SWEET WILLIAMS
Large heads of flowers, uniquely laced and stitched with wine and white. Very fragrant. Superb cut flowers. Frost hardy. Water-wise. Enjoys Sun, lime, well-drained soil and thrives with compost. Hardy perennial / biennial, evergreen clump & self-sows if happy. 40cm H x 45cm W.
SEED SOWING ADVICE: QUICK & EASY
Sow at any time of year in punnets indoors, or scatter in the garden in early spring.
Indoors for early plants: Sow in punnets on surface of good quality seed raising mix. Press gently and barely cover with mix or fine sandy grit. Keep moist. 18-22C approx. is best for rapid germination, then most seedlings should emerge in approx. 7-14 days.
20 seeds per pack