Dianthus caryophyllus ‘Picotee Mix’
Double, old-fashioned garden Carnations, with striped and picotee edged blooms.
Superb cut flowers.
Enjoys Sun, lime, well-drained soil and thrives with compost.
Hardy evergreen perennial clump.
60cm H x 30cm W approx.
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. Seeds need light to germinate.
Keep moist in a warm, well-lit position (but not in direct sun).
Temperatures of 15-21°C approx. are best for rapid germination.
Seedlings emerge in approx. 7-14 days.
SEED COUNT: 25 seeds per pack approx.
(We always aim to exceed the stated seed count, and give a generous serve).