Dianthus 'Electron Mix'

An exceptional Sweet William which behaves like a perennial here, now flowering for it’s third year with excellent tall, straight stems. More
10 large plug plants 200334-10 £10.95 Delivery late October
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200 seeds 156000 £1.95 In stock
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5 large plug plants 200334-5 £6.95 Delivery late October
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An exceptional Sweet William which behaves like a perennial here, now flowering for it’s third year with excellent tall, straight stems.

Genus Dianthus
Variety Electron mix
Group barbatus
Type Hardy Biennial, Hardy
Common Name Sweet William
Border Position Front
Soil Type Acid, Chalky, Sandy, Fertile, Alkaline, Clay, Neutral
Scent Scented
Site Full Sun
Moisture Moist but well-drained
Height 60cm (24in)
Spacing 30cm (12in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting The seeds need to be exposed to cool winter conditions to initiate flower buds. Seeds can be sown either out-doors or for an earlier crop in unheated glasshouse. Sow January-July.
Care Tips Cut stems back to an inch after the first frost.
Flowering June - August
Vase Life Lasts up to 2 weeks in water.
Harvesting Flower production 3 months
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
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