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Pinks are invaluable for their scent, their incredible vase life, and that their petals are edible, so you can decorate salads and puddings to your heart's content. 'Devon Red Carpet' is a rich, true red with soft grey-green foliage.

Genus Dianthus
Group/Species x caryophyllus
Variety Red Carpet
Type Perennial
Common Name English Garden Pink
Border Position Container Garden
Soil Type Neutral - Alkaline
Scent Scented
Site Full Sun
Moisture Well-drained
Height 45cm (18in)
Spacing 45cm (18in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Plant in a sunny spot with free-draining soil or grow in a container.
Care Tips Feed with rose or tomato fertiliser and keep as moist as possible although they do tolerate dry weather once established. Deadhead to promote further flowering.
Flowering June - October/November
Vase Life Lasts up to 2 weeks in water.
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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